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“Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.” –Mother Teresa

The Warmth of Another

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer September 24, 2015

I feel alone.   Surrounded by friends who love me With a passion that glows As bright as his forest green eyes When his face lights up in laughter.   Yet I can’t help but...

“Bright lights filling my mind	
cease to light the way. Fiery blood once flowing through my veins 
stops cold in its tracks.”

The Disappeared

Grace Hanks, Staff Writer December 19, 2014

Gone is the breath that once filled my lungs. Gone is the pain that once filled this cavity in my soul   Bright lights filling my mind cease to light the way Fiery blood once...

            I had that dream again, 
where I wake up in the ocean, 
and the loneliness engulfs me, 
as I helplessly scream at an empty sky.

This Is Not For You

Hannah Burton, Literary Magazine Art Editor April 7, 2014

I had that dream again, where I wake up in the ocean, and the loneliness engulfs me, as I helplessly scream at an empty sky. I woke up in a room, Full of unfamiliar faces, Of people I'm suppose...

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