Author Archives: Christopher Abkarians


Hey everyone, This piece started out as my X1 and has undergone many revisions since. It started off as a short story about how I broke my leg last year, but has evolved to speak more to how breaking my … Continue reading

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Submission Plan

I plan to attempt publishing my piece through two separate sources. First, I’d like to get my Shooters piece published on the popular site,, under their Articles section. I plan to revamp the piece and submit a version closer … Continue reading

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Abkarians X7: Favorites

I chose Indu’s “Let’s Talk” and Perry’s “You Honest Dummy” as my favorites from this semester. Both pieces tell unique stories that begin with overcoming a hurdle and end with the ever-evolving lessons to be learned from them. In particular, … Continue reading

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Everyone Deserves Boots

This piece has evolved quite a bit since its first iteration. I originally intended to write a sarcastic essay about both sides of the Occupy Wall Street movement and why I thought neither side made any sense. My first iteration … Continue reading

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Saturday Night: Live

This piece has evolved to better reflect my love/hate relationship with Shooters, as someone who has been there for the past four years. In the original version I shared in class, the piece was mostly descriptive with a few comments … Continue reading

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