January 21, 2018

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • Portfolio | Feb.27, 2014

    Sunrises and Terrible Superpowers

    by Melanie Souchet ’14 Portfolio Staff Some people get all the luck. In the genetic lottery, the risk of your child being born with a spontaneous genetic anomaly, also known as a “superpower,” is incredibly rare. Most of them are…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.14, 2014

    The Playground

    by Emily Goodnow ’14 Portfolio Staff Dangling From the monkey bars, I risked my balance And tested my courage. You latched on. Gaining momentum was easy, Like going down a slide. Our banter held the rhthym Of a child on…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.14, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Broke but Optimistic

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, My roommate has recently gotten involved with this hot new marketing campaign that promises a ton of money working flexible hours. He keeps asking if I want to go to a “recruitment talk” with him to…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.14, 2014

    Listomania: Worst Places to Take a Date on Valentine’s Day

    PC Mart Clubbies (Ava’s Wrath) Golden Crust Big Tony’s Walk-In Wednesday Your Mother’s Diner The Spa for a Couple’s Waxing Package Creepy Doll Museum A Night at the Hotel from The Shining Double Date with Your Parents Tickets to What…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.14, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “It took her breath away.”

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Portfolio Staff It took her breath away and she needed a minute to recover. Angela had decided to skip classes and driving out of the parking lot was enough to startle her. It doesn’t take long…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.14, 2014

    Dear Valentine

    by Austin Harney ’17 Portfolio Staff I doubt you know this, an unrelenting feeling I have, that knots, and plots my falling from a summit of loneliness, into a vastness of being. I enjoy, so much, being with you. You…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.06, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Too Many Choices

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m a sophomore getting ready to choose my major. I’m worried about getting a good job after college, but also don’t want to study something that will kill my GPA (and free time). Which major do…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.06, 2014

    All For a Moment in the Sun

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Portfolio Staff Sunlight pours into the empty apartment and covers the small grouping of photographs strewn across the floor. The door opens and a woman with her hair tied up and wearing overalls dotted with paint…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.06, 2014

    Writer’s Block

    Two writers, one line: “It’s just unlucky I guess” [divider] by Emily Goodnow ’14 Portfolio Staff It’s just unlucky I guess That cell phones tend to ding less When you wait for one to press The buttons to respond, so…

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  • Portfolio | Feb.06, 2014

    In the Morning

    by Justin Fernandez ’15 Asst. Portfolio Editor Memories of yesterday come to go, Like pages pulled from books to catch and throw Behind the backs of teachers in those days, so long ago. Flush away the sense again, Strolling through…

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