October 22, 2020

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • Portfolio | May.01, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “The stones we carry are heavy, but”

    by Ariana Pasquantonio ’16 Portfolio Staff The stones we carry are heavy, but we’ve made do. To think that soon, we will be light enough to rise like balloons, our ethereal forms colliding and collapsing in midair, clumsy with freedom.…

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  • Portfolio | May.01, 2014

    Reality

    by Branan Durbin ’16 Portfolio Staff It follows me. It follows me, wherever I go— high, and low— and I don’t know how to escape. I’ve tried to clean my mind eye’s slate, but it won’t erase. Is this my…

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  • Portfolio | May.01, 2014

    Listomania: Rejected Listomania Ideas

    Places Flight MH370 Could Have Gone Best Strip Clubs in Providence Past Identities of Tiff and Earl The Rightful Owner of Crimea Things The Cowl Has Done To Piss Off the Student Body Hottest People on The Cowl Health Risks…

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  • Portfolio | May.01, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Trying not to be homeless

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m going to be a senior next year and am having trouble finding an internship for the summer. I’m afraid that I’m running out of time to build my resume, and that I will have nothing…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    Ten Minutes

    by Jose Martinez ’16 Portfolio Staff It started about two and a half months ago, probably, with a guy on the street approaching me out of nowhere. I’ve never seen him before, and he didn’t look shady in the slightest.…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “The door knocked three times, and then there was silence”

    by Melanie Souchet ’14 Senior Portfolio Staff The door knocked three times, and then there was silence. He didn’t bother getting up to answer. And why should he? He knew how this was going to go. It was the same…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    Springing

    by Emily Goodnow ’14 Senior Portfolio Staff When the birds sang this morning, I remembered that There is always a new season Ahead. You are never Stuck In one weather Forever, The earth eventually Shifts From crunchy leaves To black…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    Astronomy in Africa

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Senior Portfolio Staff We are lions in the wild Bound to roam the whole earth free. But now just for a while, You chose to walk with me. The pulsing in your ears Is the pulsing…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    The Scream

    by Kiernan Dunlop ’14 Senior Portfolio Staff It happened exactly 30 years ago in March of 1984. Emma didn’t talk about it after that, and no one wanted her to. Everyone just said it was much ado about nothing, and…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.24, 2014

    Paper Wings

    by Justin Fernandez ’15 Portfolio Editor The music swells, But the words are lost on my deafened ears. And my words turn pale, And empty, And cold As the paper tears and cries for Sweet relief. Empty the bucket with…

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