Marissa Castner's Journal

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Gotta Catch ‘Em All May 14, 2014

Most of my absolute favorite childhood memories took place while pretending to be a Pokemon trainer with my best friend Alex. For those of you who may be unfamiliar, Pokemon are animated monsters from a Read more…

The Road, Not a Novel by Cormac McCarthy Apr 25, 2014

One month from today at this time I’ll be in New York City. I’ll probably be getting off my bicycle or sitting in a church in North Brunswick, New Jersey wondering what the heck I Read more…

Waiting for the Sun Mar 25, 2014

First, please listen to this song on repeat while you’re reading this blog post. Great! Now that that’s set, please prepare yourself for the cheesiness that will somehow come full circle to the include the Read more…

All that Glitters Feb 25, 2014

Each week at our team meetings there’s a fun question that we all answer upon signing in. Yesterday’s question was, “If everyday tasks were Olympic sports, what would you win gold in?” My answer to Read more…

Filters and Dreams Feb 08, 2014

Hello, blogiverse! So I, like most college-age people, am the victim of a smartphone addiction hanging treacherously on the edge of compulsive obsession. As much as I try to kick the habit of checking text Read more…