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Done

Done

Lany Campbell, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017 • 47 views
Filed under Literature, Showcase

Done Clocks are ticking Time is running out A rush of blood to the head occurs as I scramble to find reason in this madness I’m lost without you But you don’t seem to care You helped me pick up my broken heart Then you leave me to the wolves to have it shattered once again Only...

Lost but Found

Lost but Found

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer
March 31, 2015 • 337 views
Filed under Literature, Showcase

She was a lost, little wildflower Without a place to call home One day she thought about How she was all alone   The beautiful mind of hers Shook and spun around Walls of regret and desolation Collided where she was found   Memories of bliss she did not remember Moments...

A Lesson in Comparing Yourself

A Lesson in Comparing Yourself

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer
March 16, 2015 • 489 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

“I’m not good enough.”  That one, crippling thought often plagues my mind, popping up unannounced, like weeds shooting through a patch of vivid dandelions.  This happens every time I try to write fiction.  For example, I once spent four months writing a short story of only a few thousand words,...

What Depression Looks Like

What Depression Looks Like

Tiffany Lovell, Staff Writer
March 3, 2015 • 764 views
Filed under Photo Essay, Showcase

The dark secret of depression is that many teens today are diagnosed with this mental illness. Some hide it with smiles while some just hide their hands in their jacket and carry on with their day. It is not something it joke about, but an important topic that must be discussed. **Disclaimer: All...

We Are Our Society

We Are Our Society

Reilly Deckard, Staff Writer
October 30, 2013 • 7,822 views
Filed under Editor's Picks, Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

Our perspective on attractiveness from the 1940’s to now has changed drastically. It does not matter how honest and generous someone is or how abusive and cruel someone is. The only thing that matters is how many people like their photos on social media and how small the number on the scale is. Throughout...

Sky

Sky

Noelle Walker, Staff Writer
October 17, 2013 • 556 views
Filed under Literature

A simple, yet delicate and inspiring featherMy name is May, and I envy the birds. When I was smaller, I would run up to my mom and tell her that I could fly. She would just look down at my light blue eyes with a hint of a smile on her lips and say, “Now May, don’t be silly.” And that would be ...

My Life: Is This What I Am Living For?

My Life: Is This What I Am Living For?

Tara Bailey, Features Editor
September 20, 2013 • 394 views
Filed under Literature

At one time, I thought that I was dead. Not like the decaying corpse that rested in peace in its confined coffin, but someone who was to dead to such a point, that life was never truly its own. It was the type of death in which the air became so thick and polluted that there was no possible way to breathe. Maybe,...

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