Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Starling on Sex: Clichés come true

By Jessica Starling Jones

October 21, 2009

Filed under Columns, Lifestyle

Many people have asked me of late what happened to me that made me so cynical when it comes to relationships. I’ll admit it is a reasonable question. I’ve gone from being a die-hard romantic to having a visceral aversion to...

The Starling report: walk of shame

By Jessica Starling Jones

September 23, 2009

Filed under Lifestyle

It’s Saturday morning. Not quite sunrise, but not long after. The place: The mean streets of Fitchburg, where I spent most of my Friday nights this summer. The outfit: Wrinkled and askew. Low-cut top, platform heels. Smudged ma...

Breaking away from Boyfriends: On campus and single

By Jessica Starling Jones

September 7, 2009

Filed under Lifestyle

My name is Jessica, and I’m a recovering addict. It’s not what you think – I don’t crave hard drugs or gamble excessively. I do drink, but I’m far from wanting to curb my quietly raging alcoholism. No, my real addiction (n...