March 23, 2019

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • Portfolio | Nov.21, 2013

    They Say a Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Portfolio Staff The picture of her mother was, is, and always will be beautiful to Lola. It does not matter that after 13 years the corners have rubbed away to paper, or that the color, once…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.21, 2013

    Laser Tag

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff I smell oil. I’m at the recharging station. Plug in my gun. Have my gear on—black vest, black suit. People running Running through a blackness; Pupils dilate But cannot penetrate. People hiding Hiding from…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.21, 2013

    Travel Plans

    by Melanie Souchet ’14 Portfolio Staff Usually I’m afraid of heights. I’m not sure what makes plane travel the exception. Maybe it’s the fact that I’m enclosed, sitting down, seat belt buckled, not really moving around or being forced to…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.14, 2013

    Tiffany & Earl: Lovesick

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m a freshman and I recently joined one of the clubs here on campus. Things were going great until she happened. You see there’s this girl, let’s call her Summer. Summer is both a junior and…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.14, 2013

    Wallflower

    by Emily Goodnow ’14 Portfolio Staff It was a late morning in November When we sat upon the stoop. Our limbs shifted to slouch, Soles scuffed the cement, Fingers flailed at our sides Like branches in the wind. Sentences scattered…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.14, 2013

    Listomania: Worst Superhero Powers

    Lord Ojos – The ability to change your eye color Grassman – The ability to make grass grow The Incredible Babel – The ability to translate any language you don’t know into other languages you don’t know Armavillain – The…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.14, 2013

    Two writers, one line: The train pulled out of the station downtown

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Portfolio Staff The train pulled out of the station downtown and Jill wasn’t on it. She was three hours away inspecting the damage. She hadn’t seen the other car when she was trying to switch lanes,…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.14, 2013

    The Merlot Bottle

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff I took a corkscrew From the drawer next to the kitchen sink. I had to stand on my tiptoes To reach the Merlot. I let my sister pull the cork out. We finished the…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.07, 2013

    Tiffany & Earl: Cold and Confused

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, Last weekend I found myself lost in the Providence Place Mall going on the biggest shopping spree that my poor college student budget allowed. My favorite purchase, by far, was a long black trench coat. I…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.07, 2013

    The Post-Modern Sonnet

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff Oh Sonneteers, they think they are so wise, With talk of love and sleep and souls and beauty, Of gods in heavens high above demise, But I, I know their secret masked by duty…

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