January 27, 2020

Posts from "Halloween"

  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    On the Eve of Samhain

    by Clara Howard ’20 As the sun set on the eve of the harvest season, the countryside of Valenlea was awash in yellows, oranges, and reds. Nature brushed fingers of brilliant light against the tops of trees and blew winking…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    No Place Like Home

    by Gabriela Baron ’20 “Do you remember what I told you?” Mom asked nervously. “Get lost and walk alone?” I said, mocking her. “Ella!” “Mom, it’s going to be ok. Stop worrying. I’ll be with all my friends.” It was…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    Arctic Summer

    by Jay Willett ’20 Picks dug into the transparent ice, deep enough for the burly man to gain a footing with his spiked heel. Void of upper body strength, Daniel heaved hard, chuckling at his own physique and exhaustion. It…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    The Path Home

    by Erin Venuti ’20 Amidst a string of warm autumn days in October, there was a cold, dry night the week before Halloween. And it was on this cold, dry night that she noticed the footprints. She was walking back…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    The Dark Arts

    by Sam Ward ’21 The wood burned as the fire cracked and the occultist conjured unsettling images. Clowns and killers brandishing knives. “Dahbay!” The syllables erupting from the bottom of his throat; he threw sand on the fire. “Mugrodan!” His…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    What ‘s Up with Everyone Today?

    by Daniel Carrero ’23 Ike was upset nobody shoveled the snow from the driveway. He had to park on the street. Walking inside the house he could hear Wonder barking from the backyard. He dropped his suitcase at the door,…

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  • Halloween | Nov.01, 2019

    Who’s There?

    by Sam Pellman ’20 Today was a success! I found everything I needed and was finally heading to the car. I had been at the mall for two hours now just by myself, popping into different stores, leaving with lots…

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  • Portfolio | Oct.25, 2019

    Welcome to the Neighborhood

    by Daniel Carrero ’23 I wonder if I walked like you when I was your age. There was an innocent bounce to your step. You probably thought me and Coz pulled up on you by surprise. You probably thought you…

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  • Portfolio | Oct.10, 2019

    Trey and Christina: A Modern Retelling of Chaucer’s Epic Poem, Troilus and Criseyde

    by Erin Venuti ’20 “Okay, but I’m warning you right now, before I start, I might start crying.” “Seriously, Jeff, stop being so dramatic.” “Shut up, would you Alison? I’m trying to tell a story.” “But you haven’t even started…

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  • Portfolio | Sep.26, 2019

    Confiscated Dreams

    by Jessica Polanco ’20 Laying down and looking at the stars. This was all they dreamt about. The feeling of the prickly grass on the back of their heads and chatting about their dreams. They created plans that night about…

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