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Nobody can resist a Girl Scout Cookie craving

Girl Scout Cookie season means a battle, we have good intentions, but always get defeated. The Samoas, Thin Mints, and Tagalongs are just better equipped for the fight with your stomach.

Kate Ehl, Social Media Coordinator

March 31, 2020

They are everywhere. In front of grocery stores, in the mall, in your school, and in extreme situations, on your front door step.  I hear three ...

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Four

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Four

March 21, 2019

“The eye sees all, but the mind shows us what we want to see.” —William Shakespeare Val walked out of therapy feeling rejuvenated. For the fi...

The Burden

Rachel St. Louis, Executive College & Career / Creative Writing

March 18, 2019

My mother decided to commit to my father’s job and deal with everything that came with it. My father’s job was a rare one, a job he should be proud of. Now, years later, Mother was still darning Father’s socks and picking up Daniel’s baseball gear. My youngest brother Jacob was always sweeping without Mother’s asking, while I helped Daniel and Father stack ...

The Burden

The Burden

March 12, 2019

My mother decided to commit to my father’s job and deal with everything that came with it. My father’s job was a rare one, a job he should be proud of. ...

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Three

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Three

March 11, 2019

“We are only as blind as we want to be.” —Maya Angelou   The pungent scent of the old, tattered red barn filled Sherry’s nose the moment s...

The Red Bracelet: Links to Chapters

The Red Bracelet: Links to Chapters

March 5, 2019

Below are the hyperlinks to Creative Writing editor Rachel St. Louis' latest short story, The Red Bracelet (currently being written), listed from new...

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Two

The Red Bracelet: Chapter Two

March 5, 2019

“You’ll just keep crashing if you never take your eyes off the rearview mirror.” —Leo Christopher   “I can’t believe I caught you the moment I walked int...

The Red Bracelet: Chapter One

The Red Bracelet: Chapter One

February 18, 2019

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” —Winston Churchill Val sat by the therapist’s tabl...

The First Valentine

The First Valentine

February 14, 2019

It began sometime in the year 270 A. D., mid-February. Like any other young Roman couple, Felix and the love of his life, Antonia, were seeking the unort...

Intro to The Red Bracelet

Intro to The Red Bracelet

Rachel St. Louis, Executive College & Career / Creative Writing

February 11, 2019

Sherry loved ice cream. She licked her double scoop of black raspberry, savoring the sweet flavor while her tongue was painted a delicious shade of pur...

Joy questions the beliefs she has been raised with following the loss of her grandfather, yearning for solid answers.

It’s Joy, Cross My Heart

February 1, 2019

Her lips weren’t as chapped as his, her back not nearly as raw from the lashes he took for her. Both of her palms were whole, while his bore holes fro...

Smoke

Smoke

December 14, 2018

Windows were shattering, doors were slamming, children were crying, and parents were screaming. The usually quiet, small village of Pilzno, Poland, was ...

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