September 30, 2020

Posts from "Portfolio"

  • 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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  • Portfolio | Feb.06, 2014

    To Find a Suitable Pen

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff If you really want to be serious about yourself, Write with a fountain pen, a black fountain pen. Your hospice nurse wants you to die faster. But she wants you to live because she…

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  • Portfolio | Jan.30, 2014

    Tiffany & Earl: Contagious Senioritis

    Dear Tiffany and Earl, I’m a second-semester senior, and I’m ready to be done with school. I have a total lack of motivation for my last semester, but I know that I can’t cop out because I need to finish…

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  • Portfolio | Jan.30, 2014

    LAX

    by Amanda Brown ’14 Portfolio Staff LAX it’s 9:03. Thought I heard you next to me. I saw the sun rise twice today. Smoked my first cigarette Since that time last May. I fly to L.A. all the time The…

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  • Portfolio | Jan.30, 2014

    Winter on a Summer Day

    by Justin Fernandez ’15 Asst. Portfolio Editor Poured out, the skies return to normal hues. The overcast slides away, gone without a clue. And Earth now quivers under the weight, While dreams collapse to tear the fate. Into the cleft…

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