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Dear teenage years

Dear teenage years

Dear teenage years, I am writing to you now because in a few hours I will be 20. I will blink and I will no longer be a teenager. By the time you read this,…



Sam Bankman-Fried sentenced to 25 years in prison

Sam Bankman-Fried sentenced to 25 years in prison

Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder and former CEO of failed cryptocurrency exchange Futures Exchange Trading (FTX), was sentenced to 25 years in prison and a forfeiture of $11 billion on Thursday. The sentence follows a five-week trial…


A letter to myself, 10 years ago

A letter to myself, 10 years ago

Dear 2014 me, I’m writing to you 10 years in the future. I hope that you can try your best to approach the advice I am about to give you with an open mind. So…



‘The body speaks’: My frosh year assault, four years later

‘The body speaks’: My frosh year assault, four years later

In this weekly creative nonfiction series, we explore themes of intimacy and sexual assault, as experienced by Stanford students. Storytellers take agency over their bodies, directing narratives that make their experiences visible. This story is…