National and Massachusetts VFW Provide Hurricane Maria Relief to Puerto Rico

Video by Allyson Morin Article by Matt Benedetti Photos Courtesy of VFW Post 754 Post Commander Gamalier Rosa https://youtu.be/jw1MwjZvC7A In the fall of 2017, as the scale and scope of the damage from Hurricane Maria became apparent to Jose Santos-Alvarez, the Senior Vice Commander of VFW Post 12064. He knew his community of Ponce and …

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As My Phone Disappeared Beneath the Tire of the Car Doing 45 MPH I Realized Today Would Be Rough

By Allyson Morin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ahzr-BO6kww&lc=z23gfxmjari5x3dhv04t1aokgfzgjtoyvx5htubidhtbbk0h00410 Yesterday my day began with a four and a half hour commute to work and came to a head as I stood in the middle of an intersection watching a car doing 45 mph run over my cell phone. Of all the ways for a crappy cell phone to bite the …

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“Something Resembling an Adult” | Strength in Numbers | How it feels to be 23

Rain pelts the windshield of my Subaru as Brian and I drive by cow after cow en route to driving school. We will be stuck together in this car for a total of four hours this week winding along these same streets. Not so much "stuck", I volunteered to drive Brian to class after he …

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The Day Started in a Rush and Ended in a Crash

It was one of those days where I felt like I couldn't slow down. Thursday morning I woke up at 6:00 a.m. to prepare for my busy day of exams and work. By the time I blinked twice and sleepily pulled on a pair of socks the clock read 7:30 a.m. Shit. I rushed to the …

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