October 21, 2020

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Tragedy: Yesterday’s Lunch Devastates Downtown

    by Austin Harney ’17 Portfolio Staff Screaming filled the streets. I could only hear sirens and windows being smashed. I lost my friend in the crowd and couldn’t find him among the throng of people running. I couldn’t believe this,…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Honey

    by Emily Goodnow ’14 Portfolio Staff I entered the kitchen And examined the chicken Sizzling on the stovetop. He chose a honey glaze And I thought, “how fitting.” I watched it mix With mustard in the pan And I thought…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Recant

    by Ariana Pasquantonio ’16 Portfolio Staff July, and I was preoccupied with nothing but the way the sea salt hung heavy in my clothes and made them stink. does no good, you’d say, seeking what we knew we never had…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Leaving Home

    by Paul Francisco ’15 Portfolio Staff It had been four years since Dan stepped foot inside High Point High School’s campus. He never thought he was going to ever come back to this place having done the impossible. For a…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “Hell really isn’t so bad”

    by Jose Martinez ’16 Portfolio Staff Hell really isn’t so bad. I mean, if you can get past the fact that there is a huge selection process before you enter, the rest is smooth sailing. Also, this selection process requires…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    The Spirit of America

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff Radio Control tarantula. Red label, Rich smooth flavor. In emergency push open. Exotic tans. Affordable professional painting. Cultural Jamboree. Word origin & history. Huge waves roll in from the Atlantic. Stop watching us. From…

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  • Portfolio | Apr.03, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Hurry Up Graduation

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’ve come down with a horrible disease: senioritis. The weather’s getting warmer, the semester is getting shorter, and I’m getting WAY less motivated, but I’ve still got a thesis to finish! I’ve already got a job…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.27, 2014

    Paradise Is Where I Am, Part 4: Infelix Finis

    by Jose Martinez ’16 Portfolio Staff I stand there indifferent to the bitter cold, more taken aback by what I just heard and from who said it. Ajl, who has been a close friend for as long as I can…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.27, 2014

    Two writers, one line: “At first nothing, and then”

    by Branan Durbin ’16 Portfolio Staff At first, nothing and then a flicker, something, maybe… Clearly: It was in your simple sideways smile. As time ticked, and cold air seeped surrounding us, it grew and grew… at first, nothing, deep…

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  • Portfolio | Mar.27, 2014

    Subjective Experiences: Beauty

    by Melanie Souchet ’14 Portfolio Staff When my creators began the process of writing my emotional coding, they knew it would be an imprecise science. As long as any emotion or concept had a direct causation (positive events=happiness, negative events=sadness…

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