August 23, 2017

Baby Boy

  • Poetry | Apr.27, 2017

    Baby Boy

    Photo courtesy of Alamy.com Matt Farrell ’17 “I grew up on the Southside.” We first meet a young baby boy, bright-eyed, Beautiful black skin seeing the world for the first time. His parents looked at each other and knew of…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.17, 2016

    My Sense of Dignity, My Sense of Pride.

    Introducing our newest writer: Kiley McMahon ’20 Portfolio Staff I followed him home that day, The thunder striking all around me, Zeus abusing his power over the skies in every which way. We ventured off towards the cliff of the…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.17, 2016

    Stu(Dying)

    by Chrsitie Smith ’17 Portfolio Staff I’m going to paint a picture, one of complete desperation. I really think it’s going to resonate with you. Imagine the moment when you’ve procrastinated so spectacularly that you must now choose between adopting…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.17, 2016

    It’s Still Happening

    by Matt Farrell ’17 Portfolio Staff Movements push through closed minds, Walls put up, tear down.  For hate is easy, It takes effort to love. I’ve seen tears burst through floodgates With fear leading the brigade. I’ve seen others smug…

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  • Portfolio | Nov.03, 2016

    There Was A Shadow

      by Marisa Gonzalez Portfolio Staff Hiding from the light of day In the waters that were shallow Where none would play. It waited for a friend Another shadow With a hand to lend Down where the water was shallow.…

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  • Portfolio | Oct.20, 2016

    Life is a Song

    by Samantha Pellman, ’20 Portfolio Staff Life is like a song A melody in the sky An upbeat verse on a hot summer day of July. Life is like a song Over a thousand harmonies The vibrant leaves that fall…

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  • Portfolio | Oct.20, 2016

    Haikus

    How Do I Poem? by: Joey Aiello, ’17 I have to write this But I don’t get poetry Five more syllables Jolt by: Abby Johnston, ’17 Red hand inches forth Time slows as eyes droop, thoughts drift Prof’s voice breaks…

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  • Portfolio | Oct.12, 2016

    October 2nd

      by Chennah Sharpe ’17 Portfolio Staff United in Bishoftu, Ethiopia Triggered rubber bullets and tears of gas shower running people, 52 out of 2 million Deceased from the Irrecha Thanksgiving Festival Nations sign New Delhi to the Paris Treaty,…

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  • Portfolio | Sep.29, 2016

    Autumn Arrives

    by David Martineau ’18 Portfolio Staff Summer fades, and with it comes the cold, Green-leafed life replaced by faded brown On the boughs of trees now withered and old. The warmth of spring does lose its hold And as it…

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  • Portfolio | Sep.22, 2016

    My Little Sister

    Chennah Sharpe ’17 Portfolio Staff She’s here! She’s tiny and soft Mom says “Careful!” I poke her belly play with her hair and touch her tiny toes   Mom says you’re finally here Dad says you’re my sister Mom smiles,…

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