Month: May 2016

Black Out Poetry

Black Out Poetry

Inspired by Newspaper Blackout, a collection of poems made by redacting newspapers with a permanent marker, the staff decided to venture out into the poetic unknown. The results were a simple, sometimes whimsical, sometimes somber collection of original work. Note: No books or newspapers were […]

Another ‘Nevermore’

Another ‘Nevermore’

I was reading Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” for the millionth time the other day and was inspired to write a poem about Lenore. This is my all-time favorite poem and Poe is my literary idol when it comes to poetry (Tolkien is my idol […]

Little Things: A Photo Essay

Little Things: A Photo Essay

Pulchritudinous: Every day, we are surrounded by great physical beauty that is never noticed, never touched. And then, when we are alone, we crave other people’s presence and lack the will to enjoy what we are given. Maybe we should start noticing. Jen Medrano, ’17 […]

Scelera

Scelera

Record and upload voice >> It’s an indescribable feeling really, His confidence physically burns my retinas. I had to actually look away from him For the fear of damaging my eyes Like I was looking at the sun Funny, I never took her for a […]

Those Gatsby Feels

Those Gatsby Feels

This is still being worked on, but I wanted to write about Daisy Buchanan from The Great Gatsby and her life; I was inspired after reading the novel this year in AP 11… With a string of pearls Around her neck She assembles on a […]

Artists on Bēhance

Artists on Bēhance

    Have you visited Bēhance? It’s a portfolio hosting platform chock-full of up-and-coming or completely undiscovered artists of all mediums and genres. It’s easy to spend hours sifting through the site—it’s not unlike falling down the rabbit hole of illustration, painting, graphic design, installation art, and […]

Sir Winston Churchill Quote

Sir Winston Churchill Quote

Sam Slafkosky ’16 || Art Staff

Maryland Film Festival

Maryland Film Festival

    The Maryland Film Festival was lovely, just as good as it was last year. I’m so glad I got to go to some of the events. Here are my favorites out of the films and short films I got to watch. THE FITS Dir. Anna […]

The Flames

The Flames

Audio recording and upload >>The Flames The endless, stagnant, blackness, Of the obscurities Abruptly erupts Into life. Spiraling and meandering As if searching frantically For some secret Whispered, Just on the brink of the circle of light. They fall into a soft rhythm, And pulse […]

Towson Festival

Towson Festival

    Over the weekend, Jason, two other friends, and I went to the annual Towsontown Spring Festival for a couple of hours, in hopes of finding indie music and art. Instead, we found some other things:     The Food – If you happen to go next year […]

My Need

My Need

Audio and voice recording >> My Need It was my need, my greed, my lust, my trust. In you that made me do what we do. When we can’t act, we slack, sit back and relax. When you’re in pain, it’s my gain, gets in […]

Into the Night

Into the Night

Online recording software >> Into the Night We left before our shadows had the chance to follow, Before the neighbors woke. We left in time for the lonely men in the pubs, To slur their final joke. Into the meadow she drifted, Amongst the summer […]