July 5, 2020

Posts from "Christmas"

  • Christmas | Dec.07, 2019

    Listomania: Festivus Airing of the Grievances

    Not having chicken in the alumni salads Alumni closed on Sundays (we will not be silenced) The elevator being down in DiTrag for 3 weeks Late Thanksgiving When the app says that a washer is available but it’s not Seeing…

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  • Christmas | Dec.07, 2019

    Tiff and Earl

    Dear Tiff and Earl,  I was hired to write a new Hallmark movie and am out of ideas. What clichés should I use? Merrily, Clueless at Christmas   Dear Clueless,  Forget the clichés. Doesn’t anyone ever wonder what happened to…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    Starlight

    by Jessica Polanco ’20 It was 4:30 in the evening and Lorrinda was relieved to go home. It was her first day at work, and she was exhausted. Despite the traffic, she got home just in time to make dinner…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    Fast Fiction: What is the True Meaning of Christmas?

    Celebrating together and never alone. by Sam Pellman ’20   This ugly year is over, Christmas oncoming. by Sam Ward ’21   Playing in the snow at 21 years old. by Dawyn Henriquez ’19     Children experiencing the magic…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    A Christmas to Remember

    by Julia Zygiel ’19 Black ice stripes the concrete path to our front door. The rest of the snow from the mid-December squall has already melted, but the ice remains, filling my head with visions of broken hips and legs.…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    Letters to Santa

    Dear Santa, I already talked to one of your helpers (I’m old enough to know he’s not the real deal) but I thought I’d write you a note just in case he forgets to tell you. This Christmas, surprisingly, I…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    The Family Tree

    by Connor Zimmerman ’20 Each needle properly in place. All the lights strung and shining. Tinsel showing the reflection of the people standing around the tree. They look at it one last time before they decorate it, bare but beautiful.…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    A Very Merry Chuckleheadz Christmas

    by Mark Fairchild ’20

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    Believe in Santa

    by Sarah Kirchner ’21 “Do you believe in Santa, Alexa?” I asked my sister under the sheets of our couch fort. We laid on the cushions eating Santa’s cookies and drinking his milk. Mom and Dad were up in bed…

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  • Christmas | Dec.08, 2018

    Christmas Poem I

    by Sam Ward ’21 Though, first and fifteenth left no guarantee, Wrapped presents with bows stuck under the tree, But the sentiment meant so much more to me. O holy Child of Bethlehem More than the Xbox or bikes you…

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