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Anthology of Winter Poetry

Miguel Fuentes, Poet
February 21, 2024

Requiem (Petey) (pt.1) Christmas is here That time of the year For happiness and cheer Families full of smiles and laughter  How could they not  That Christmas magic is in the air Or at least...

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Bare: a Creative Writing Installment

Alexander Martinez, Staff Writer
January 31, 2024

Oh, how I loathed the heat. The days of February signaled the end of peace, at least for me. When layers gave way to skin, ice became sweat, and numbness grew to feeling. Humanity vaunts itself as...

Strands of You

Strands of You

Alexander Martinez, Staff Writer
November 16, 2023

My father has the fullest face of hair out of anyone I’ve ever seen. He picks me up onto his shoulders, and my hands grasp at his face instead of his head. My mother scolds me, but he laughs deep from...

On The Way There

Addison Otto
August 8, 2023

I rushed to the airport gate for São Paulo. I held my breath, my face getting hot. I sat down and folded on a bench as I covered my head with my jacket. In this makeshift tent, I slowly inhaled and exhaled...

Hermosa

Miranda Rodriguez, Social Media Editor
August 8, 2023

My papa used to call my ma Hermosa. The day I was brought to the world the first words everyone said was how Hermosa I was. While everything I thought in life was Hermosa. Life was not always...

Fruits of Silence: A Vietnamese Kaleidoscope

Fruits of Silence: A Vietnamese Kaleidoscope

Nicole Uyển-Nghi Nguyen, Contributor
June 21, 2023

Tonight’s dinner felt like the choke-holding grip of a melon fruit’s skin. Entangled by rigid webs, only to protect the vibrancy that lies within. I glanced at the glassed-top dinner table, entranced...

Capitalist Poem #75

Xavier Gutiérrez, Author
May 22, 2023

I pick up a case of sparkling water that was on sale. I grab some yogurt, a block of dark chocolate, fruits, veggies, a few ‘clean’ proteins, and a couple of snacks. I come home...

Lemonade In East Menlo Park

Miranda Rodriguez
March 23, 2023

It was three of us. On a summer day, the day was burning and the ravenous hunger made Leslie, Wendy, and I eat the salty Lay’s. It was not an ordinary Lay’s, being Mexican Americans we liked customizing...

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