The Raider Wire

The Warmth of Another

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

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 feel As though I am a lone weed In a meadow abundant with violets As vibrant as my feelings...

The Disappeared

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

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 flowing through my veins stops cold in its tracks.   Gone is the wind caressing my face, only...

This Is Not For You

            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.

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 to love, Flirting with death between their fingers. I had that dream again, Where I'm stuck, And...

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