Author: Alex Perdue

Alex is an 18 year old freshman at the University of South Carolina who plans to be a History major. He is interested in music, US and UK politics, philosophy, and the history of Europe post-War of the Spanish Succession and the Interwar Middle East. He also maintains his own blog, The Outpost.
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A Love Letter To The Blue Ridge Parkway

For most of us across the country, today was the first day it truly felt like fall. Not just because heat wasn’t breaking records like it was a game or something, but due to...

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Alive Again, Following Dreams

Runrig made, in my estimation, the perfect album with In Search of Angels. Most albums devolve into sulking or into joyful noise or rather serious introspection. It’s hard to find the right mix without being discordant.

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The Things My Father Gave Me

History has been something that my father has given me with very little in return; not simply because I don’t want to give back to that tradition, but because I haven’t yet had the life to lead which gives to the story of my family and of mankind as a whole.

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