My haunting experience at Eastern State Penitentiary

The Eastern State Penitentiary is located in Philadelphia, PA. It is known for it’s revolutionary set up and rules of strict solitary. The gothic aesthetic is meant to deter prisoners from committing crimes. It operated between 1829 until 1971, at one point housing famous gangster, Al Capone. Cells were meant to isolate prisoners. At it’s opening,… Read More My haunting experience at Eastern State Penitentiary

Running into politicians accidentally part 2: Tim Kaine in Bethlehem, PA

As many may know, Senator Tim Kaine has been chosen as Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 presidential election. Pennsylvania is a swing state, which means that the state population never consistently votes Democratic or Republican year after year. My home state is crucial in this year’s election, and the area that I live… Read More Running into politicians accidentally part 2: Tim Kaine in Bethlehem, PA

The Magic Gardens, Boathouse Row and other Philadelphian Treasures

Philadelphia, the largest city in Pennsylvania is not only filled with historical charm, it showcases many unique sites. Reading Terminal Market The Reading Terminal Market has developed from a farmer’s market where you can find fruit and flowers to a hub full of restaurants and shops. Those walking in with an appetite are sure to… Read More The Magic Gardens, Boathouse Row and other Philadelphian Treasures