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Leilani Gibbons poses with a flamingo to emphasize the airy feeling of this poetry. The theme of love and nature transcends through not only these pieces but through life itself.

A Collection of Poetry

Noah Smith, Opinion Editor December 7, 2016

The following are three poems that I have written. They all follow a central theme of love; however, I always try to keep my creative writing ambiguous in order to allow more people to relate to it. My...

There are so many things I wish I could relate her love to.

So Many Things

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer March 22, 2016

There are so many things I wish I could relate her love to.   I’d like to tell you how her love Was deep And warm And full of soft kisses, But that would be too cliché   She...

Angry Teenage Playlist

Joley Odom, Staff Writer May 16, 2014

Blah Blah Blah- Say Hi to Your Mom Golden Cage- The Whitest Boy Alive Attack of the Montana Red- Young Lungs Treat Her Better- Mac DeMarco Rock & Roll- Dr. Dog Connection- Elastica Before...

She didn’t want to die next to him. She didn’t want to die at all.

Till Death Do Us Part

Rayanne Griffith, Staff Writer February 7, 2014

Watching the blossoming trees pass, her mind trailed off to the old days. The day where her husband romantically proposed to her. The days where even just being around him made butterflies tumble around...

Misfortune devours everything and leaves room for nothing.

Death and All His Friends

Sydney Gage, Staff Writer October 28, 2013

Together, they create pain and sufferance. Death, Disease, Calamity, Temptation— They’re all driven by moral ignorance, And they yearn for human condemnation.   Death persuades...

Door to the Afterlife.

Through The Door

Raicheal Havins, Staff Writer October 28, 2013

In a doorway between worlds stood Annalise, one world was the mortal life, a home, her home. The other world was death. Her life was forfeit after the invader shot her down, but she still felt a dim connection...

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