August 11, 2020

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Broke and Stingy

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m a senior getting ready to graduate, and my school is already bombarding me with emails about Senior Giving. I’m broke, though! I’ve got student loans to pay off, and I’m still looking for a real…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    Waking up for Class

    by Austin Harney ’17 Portfolio Staff Today I walked into the ole’ institution, (A real horror-show day), But there’s horror shown As I walk Throughout the hallways. I see every teacher and student With fizzing static vision mindlessly Following into…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    A Small, Quiet Town

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Portfolio Staff Nothing ever happened in my town. In fact, I wouldn’t doubt if it had the least amount of crime in the country, not that there was much crime anywhere in those days. Everybody knew…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    Paradise Is Where I Am, Part 3: A Safe Town

    by Jose Martinez ’16 Portfolio Staff Darkness, and then some red, followed by more darkness. That’s all I see. All I hear is a distorted bleeping noise…and the longer it goes on it begins to sound something like a synth…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    Rock Star

    by Melanie Souchet ’14 Portfolio Staff Drink your milk, stay in school, don’t do drugs. Those were the three general life rules. I did the first, barely managed the second, and failed on the third. Did it count if it…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “If the sun went out tomorrow”

      by Branan Durbin ’16 Portfolio Staff If the sun went out tomorrow, I would miss its streaming rays pouring over the world like honey, filling each crack with sweetness and soothing the roughest of days. The morning’s gentle glory…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.20, 2014

    414 Saint-Sulpice

    by Ariana Pasquantonio ’16 Portfolio Staff The city was not moving. It seemed to be unthawed, unfinished, and I’ll admit that maybe it was just me, but I still can’t scrub the sludge from my boots or the smudged ink…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.06, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Radiohead

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m a huge music buff and love to get my hands on the newest hits as soon as I can, no matter the genre. However, I’m a poor college kid, so I don’t have money to…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.06, 2014

    Listomania: Pirate Pick Up Lines

    You shiver my timbers. You’ve got me hooked. Does the parrot go on this shoulder, or this shoulder? Want a tour below deck? X marks the spot on my heart. You’ve got the skeleton key to my heart. My treasure…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.06, 2014

    Paradise is Where I Am – Part II: Points of Safety

    by Jose Martinez ’16 Portfolio Staff My worst decision a few weeks later was going up to a mountain. They were poor in scrap but rich in precious metals. However, only a few residents of Puentes ever got rich from…

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