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The Bear Has Come and Gone

BY CAITLIN LEVY I wasn’t alive for the Columbine shooting but I read about each boy and girl who died. The thumping hands held low / tables of kisses & … Continue reading

March 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

The Changing Waters

BY NINA FRIEDBERG The deep blue waves curl forward, pushing to their peak. They come barreling downward, exploding at the rocky bottom of the sand. I watch as the waves … Continue reading

November 6, 2020 · Leave a comment


BY ZOE PASKEWICZ a flick of the wrist, and the water turns on like the electrons fired on in his head or at least the idiot ones did valves of … Continue reading

February 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

A Walk in my Shoes

BY ALYSSA EDWARDS It makes my body feel like bugs are crawling in it and my head like there’s a fire cracker going to explode. The bug feeling makes my … Continue reading

March 12, 2016 · 5 Comments