Month: April 2014

Marco Polo: Time to Rhyme

Marco Polo: Time to Rhyme

I’ve got a teardrop in my pocket Sprawling down from my face Cracks in the ceiling Evident from space Where am I going What do I know A purple striped zebra A polka-dotted cow Smiles disappearing Broken, torn away Drops slowly fading Into summers day […]

Freegans

Freegans

Today is like any other day. Today we wake up and we go out into the world and try to chip away a place for ourselves in it. The only difference is before it was conformity. Now it’s all about individualism. If you look at […]

All Along the Watchtower

All Along the Watchtower

A NOTE FROM THE ARTIST: Whilst gallivanting about the local elementary school looking for interesting spots, this staircase struck me as a good spot for an interesting portraiture to captivate a longing and yearning aura. Alex Wright, ’14 ||Canon EOS Rebel T3 || Assistant Art Editor  

The Most Glorious DIY Ever: The Unicorn Toilet Paper Holder!

The Most Glorious DIY Ever: The Unicorn Toilet Paper Holder!

[cycloneslider id=”diy-unicorn-toilet-paper-holder”]     ***A special thanks to Mr. Buckler, who helped us create this wonderful DIY***   Michael Broyles ’15 || Literary Staff Shelby Poffenberger ’14 || Literary Staff Emily Slaughter ’14 ||Art Editor In Chief  

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Most Likely To See Things That Aren’t There

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Most Likely To See Things That Aren’t There

                 “The Cross of Snow” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is a solid story of a man who sees a woman long dead.  Pay attention to the middle, it describes the woman’s death.  This may be a short poem […]

If Yeth Hound Had An Instagram

If Yeth Hound Had An Instagram

You are as black as the night, You are as silent as the moonlight.

Marco Polo: The Family That Would Not Return Again

Marco Polo: The Family That Would Not Return Again

She didn’t know. She didn’t know. She didn’t know. She didn’t know. All she knew was that whatever it was, she had felt an undeniable compelling, almost subconsciously, to walk to the attic stairs. To those wonderful, wonderful pictures that everyone else hated.

If Mark Irwin Had An Instagram

If Mark Irwin Had An Instagram

Marco Polo: Straight Logic

Marco Polo: Straight Logic

I think in straight lines Going from start to finish. Every action and deed Have both rhyme and rhythm. I use logic, only slightly flawed To base every action. And, hopefully, it pays off. Hopefully, it pays off.

Marco Polo: Free River Sanctuary

Marco Polo: Free River Sanctuary

The river washes over her, The cool waves ease her troubled mind. Her white wedding dress is now muddy and torn. Her shackles are now rusted and worn. The runaway bride now wades in the same river Old Harriet once used, Both searching for freedom. […]

Mark Irwin: Most Likely To Never Get Over It / Most Likely to See Things That Aren’t There

Mark Irwin: Most Likely To Never Get Over It / Most Likely to See Things That Aren’t There

Buffalo Nickel: The years gone by have contracted many different memories that as a whole leave him a nostalgic man stuck in the days of boyhood and the home he once had. The line most hard to understand was this: “Buffalo, brown-matted fungus of God” […]