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The Fireplace

The Fireplace

Rachel St. Louis, Creative Writing Editor

November 15, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Poems, Showcase

The fire glowed with her heartbeat. Fast and warm. Each brick of the fireplace had been stacked by her father. He built this house, through summer and storm. He’d wished for a son and gotten a daughter.   There was nothing about his Leigh that he didn’t love. Leigh bore him a daugh...

I Could Fly

I Could Fly

Rachel St. Louis, Creative Writing Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Poems

I could fly. Colors spray up from the sea. Not the ocean, not the sun, not the earth, but from the sky. The boat rocked, you see. It trembled on the waves of the atmosphere. I could fly. The boat disappeared. I felt something behind me and turned to look. The colorful sky had donned wings and...

The New Girl

The New Girl

Stacey Hall

September 27, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Poems, Showcase

The New Girl   Once upon an ignorant girl She believed her life had hit its highest peak, But she knew little, this ignorant girl That this peak was the highest of the smallest summits And she had already climbed mountains for the happiness she got And it wasn't much.   O...

Sand Man Dreams: poem by Ashley Arrigo

Sand Man Dreams: poem by Ashley Arrigo

Ashley Arrigo, Reporter

June 4, 2018


Filed under Creative Writing, Poems

I refuse to see you when I’m awake, And only my dreams seem to provide solace from you. But the thing is, I dream of you. Your eyes Your smile Your laugh, But really I dream of how you looked Before you left us....

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