June 20, 2019

Posts from "Creative Non-Fiction"

  • Creative Non-Fiction | Nov.19, 2018

    The Day I Died About 3 Times

    by Jessica Polanco ’20 I remember being able to see nothing. It was pitch-black and all I could hear were crickets, moths buzzing near my ear, thunder and branches cracking under my feet. I was surrounded by people I had…

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  • Poetry | Nov.19, 2018

    The Worker Ant

    by Garbiela Baron ’20 I am the worker ant. My job is simple: provide for my winged majesty and her offspring. My queen’s size is twice mine. Fertile, strong, and powerful; she is vital to the survival of the community.…

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  • Poetry | Nov.19, 2018

    Syrupy Youth

    by Sarah Kirchner ’21 She sits and sips her black coffee, While he sips on his caramel whip. It’s been a while since they’ve been back To the familiar coffee shop of their childhood Where they shared a first kiss,…

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  • Poetry | Nov.19, 2018

    Winter Sunrise

    by Erin Venuti ’20 Woke before the sun today, No intent to see it wake. Eyes Pry Open after Some hours. Insufficient — May as well have blinked; Streetlamps still glow, Same as last night’s close. Beyond the window, Quietly,…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.19, 2018

    Private Thoughts in Public Spaces

    by Julia Zygiel ’19 Any time she writes in her diary she does it in a café. If it is 2 a.m. and she has the urge, she’ll trot to the Starbucks situated in the 24/7 convenience store a block…

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  • Poetry | Nov.19, 2018

    Be Your Own Biggest Fan

    by Sam Pellman ’20 Wish yourself luck before that big exam. Pat yourself on the back when you get the score you wanted. Give yourself that pep talk you know you need. Buy yourself the coffee when you’ve had the…

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  • Features | Nov.19, 2018

    Listomania: Absolutely Real State Laws

    In Texas, astronauts can vote from space. In Alabama, you cannot wear a fake mustache that causes laughter in church. In Rhode Island, you cannot drag race horses on the highway. In some towns in Virginia, you cannot go trick…

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  • Features | Nov.19, 2018

    Tiff and Earl

    Dear Tiff and Earl, My boyfriend will only answer someone when they refer to him as Darth Kicka**. He is failing school right now and our relationship is on the rocks. What should I do? You’re my only hope, Leia…

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  • Comics and Drawings | Nov.08, 2018

    Cartoon

    by Mark Fairchild ’20

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  • Features | Nov.01, 2018

    Listomania: I Wish I Wrote My College Essay About…

    Getting my first library card When my grandmother got run over by a reindeer When I shot my brother (with a BB gun) The time I tripped up the stairs in front of my crush When I dropped my box…

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