Odyssey

I started as an Odyssey staff writer in Spring 2016 and became the Biola community's editor-in-chief in fall 2016. Since then, I have written various editorials about Christianity, current events, politics, and other subjects. In addition, I have created listicles, food columns, and shot a few original photos.  View the full collection of articles on my author page. 

Women's March in LA Serves As A Perfect Example of Peaceful Advocacy

Fires blazed, major highways shut down, and signs saying " Not our president," appeared the day after Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election. Despite these violent anti-Trump protests that raged across the nation for over five days in cities like New York, Chicago and Portland, LA's protests remained peaceful but still served their purpose, according to CNN News.

Paleo Panorama: Spiced Carrot Pumpkin Muffins

This is the first article in a new Paleo cooking column, "Paleo Panorama." I haven't really missed cookies, donuts, and other baked goods after I went gluten free, yet my body craves any muffins as well as fruit flavored or spiced cake - carrot, pumpkin, banana, zucchini, you name it.

Vox Artium Winterguard Competes At WGI Finals

Performing in front of thousands of people, bright lights, music paired with artistry, heartfelt emotion - these are all elements that helped create an exciting and surreal experience for the Vox Artium Winterguard from San Diego, California and many other groups of high caliber that competed at Winter Guard International Championships (WGI).

Raise Awareness During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Are safe areas really safe? The crime rate in La Mirada, CA rests 34 percent lower than the national average and is safer than 61 percent of cities in the United States, according to data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's uniform crime reports in 2015.

A Journey Through The Spiritual Fruits : Goodness

The spiritual fruit of goodness remains crucial to the Christian walk because it helps us change our sinful habits and become more Christ-like. It can be difficult to distinguish between good and bad in a world where people want to develop their own moral standards, justify poor choices, and live the way they want instead of acknowledging God's sovereignty and his truth.