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By Karissa Jones, Clarion Staff Many people know and love memes, but through the years they have evolved into something bigger and better. The word meme came from Richard Dawkins […]

Movie Review: Wakanda Forever

By Miya Murata and Aryanna Zavala, Clarion Staff When Black Panther was announced, movie goers got excited because it was going to emphasize the beautiful culture of Africa. Due to […]

A Short Story: Lily, My Love

By Joe Temblador, Clarion Staff The snow fell languidly to the ground, as though God were dropping powdered sugar from the golden arches of heaven, glazing these worn country fields […]

A Poem: Springtime

 by Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff   Birds fluttered around, Young children giggled.   The sky blanketed everything blue, The clouds floated everywhere, little puffs.   Flowers peeked out between strands […]

The Story

By Billy T. Hernandez, Clarion Contributor Chapter 1 Once upon a time there was a penguin and a wildebeest and they fell not madly, but angrily in love. They hated […]

Top Music of 2017: It’s the Final Countdown…

By Cynthia Dominguez, Entertainment & Opinions Editor Music continuously plays a role in the representation in shifts in popular culture. Taking into account the tumultuous nature of 2017, the music […]

Who am I?

By Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff Who are you? Who am I?   I’m hopeful, I’m hanging on.   I’m struggling, I’m still trying.   I’m loved, I’m letting go.   […]

Pew Pew the Movie

By Brandan Wong, Clarion Staff Star Wars: The Last Jedi is a pretty nice piece of work. I haven’t been this excited for a theatrical release since the sequels to […]

Baking Up a Holiday Storm

By Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff During the holiday season, desserts and sweets are especially popular. Many enjoy eating them as well as baking. It may be a time-consuming activity, but […]

JFK Poetry Corner: Slice of Christmas

By Jianna Beasley, Clarion Staff   every morning I awake reluctantly trudging into school peppermint hot cocoa makes it all worthwhile thoughts of Starbucks make me drool   every morning […]

JFK Poetry Corner: The Upcoming

By Makayla Smith, Clarion Staff   It’s that time of the year Toward the end of a long season With ups and downs our year consists of New beginnings are set […]

Word of the Week: Somniphobia

By Cynthia Dominguez, Opinions Editor Many high schoolers treasure every second of sleep that they can get. Whether in the comfort of their own home or in any classroom quiet […]