Anna’s Adventures: “Redeployment” by Phil Klay

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

November 19, 2016

I have not had the opportunity to crack a book that has not been related directly to class since August. For two and a half months, every page has been assigned reading. The Pee Dee Fiction and Poetry Festival pushed me to read...

Anna’s Adventures: “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016

In Barnes and Noble this summer, I picked up “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” by Ransom Riggs. The outside cover intrigued me as it was a little girl with a strange crown on her head, and her feet were a few...

Anna’s Adventures: Dolce Vita: a place for coffee, wine

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

As a college student and being over the drinking age, my two favorite beverages of choice are coffee and wine. Luckily, there is a place in Florence that serves both, Dolce Vita. Dolce Vita is located on Dargan Street in Downtown...

Anna’s Adventures: Starfire Grill

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016

A good way to test the quality of a restaurant is to go with your closest friends. This is exactly what my bridesmaids and I did with Starfire Grill. We converged on the restaurant for me to formally “propose” to the lovely...

Anna’s Adventure: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016

One of my favorite things about summer break is that I actually have time to read for pleasure rather than for a class. Every summer, like an annual tradition, I dust off my absolute favorite seven books, the “Harry Potter”...