That Black Room

Black.   Jet, matte black.   My first thought, Am I blind? But then I saw a glimpse of a hand and panicked   I like to be safe I like to know my surroundings But I’m lost now, what do I do?   My breathing quickened Like a chug-a-chug of a Train, marching, marching,…
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April 10, 2018 0

The Marshmallow and the Hot Chocolate

And he couldn’t help But fall for her Though he knew What horror would occur He was bright and fluffy Before it all happened Sweet as sugar The best marshmallow Around He tanned with friends sometimes getting a little burned Cuddled with chocolate And was just enjoyed in general But she oh she was different…
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April 3, 2018 1

A New Smile

she gets up everyday, a new smile painted on her face walks through school upbeat, outgoing everyone thinks she has a good life going for her   so then they overlook the little things like teasing her for a little too long or judging her a little too harsh the smile is dwindling its fading…
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March 22, 2018 0

Hello; Goodbye

Hello solitude Welcome to my home Where I’m trapped in a cage Placed in a room bustling With people   Goodbye trust And vivacity and Pure happiness For now I am a Eccedentesiast I hide behind my smile   Oh Hello nyctophilia! Your serene noise Calms me Maybe because there is No noise For my…
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March 17, 2018 0

The Swing

It called out to her the shiny red seat dangerously it hung from the rusty grey chains   Eagerly she climbed on curious about this new experience she giggled adorably Lost of all seriousness   Her dainty little legs swung back and forth like a clock tick tock, tick tock slowly the pendulum moved faster…
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March 13, 2018 1

The Suitcase

Its been sitting There forever That packed suitcase Never to leave this room Never to see the world I sat there one day Staring at the bulging top Clothes and books Won’t stay in there long Quickly I made the decision Furiously I zipped it open Everything fell out The walls around Closed in Claustrophobic…
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March 4, 2018 1

The Real Her

She put on her face today That gorgeous one with a smile Carefully she sealed it As not reveal to the guile   Her face composed Of various beauties The shining windows Radiant sun Vivid roses   But crashes down, reality does When day ceases to exist   She rips it furiously Suddenly truth shows-…
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February 21, 2018 1


Come out the door, You say But don’t you know? You are the one who sent me there   Pointless to bang on the door Pointless to try and find the key Unconsciously you shut me in Locked me in forever   Now you have regrets You should have listened while you could I am…
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February 19, 2018 1

My Glorious Treasure

A burst of excitement fills my veins I clutch my treasure in my hand Everyone laughed and doubted me, But now I’m the ruler of this land. The papery feel of these green headed bills causes shivers to run down my arm All my hard work has paid off My peers confused and alarmed Skipping…
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February 7, 2018 0

I Fight For All Genders- not just feminism

Edited by Charan Koltur* When I tell people I support women’s rights, frequently I would receive a scoff and a “feminists only care for themselves” comment. Though I feel insulted by these reactions, I can’t help but realize that they have a point. By definition, feminism is the advocacy of women’s rights on the basis…
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February 4, 2018 1