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Meltdown By Nikkita McPherson ’13 T i g h t l y molded    for     the liking of them. Melting    against     brick walls Carved   cement,    yearning for      imprints      of     roots evergreen. Trucks    enter    into    canals    of darkness, Massaging vessels of graciousness Being     engulfed      by       patient, overwhelming, welcomed    power. […]

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Pierce by Shermaine Waugh ’13 A boy named Andy pierced me first. 15 and hands shaking, pale cheeks flushed with color – he looked to me for reassurance before ever touching skin. Fingertips kissed my tummy – roamed over deep, feminine curves neither one of us were used to. I remember his whimpers… like a […]

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I’m Sorry the Clock Won

I’m Sorry the Clock Won By Angilique Coleman The seconds are racing, the minutes are chasing behind, and the hours are eternities. The clock is my father’s enemy and my annoyance because every movement of her hands means my father losing seconds, minutes, and hours with me that he can never regain…But my hopes are […]

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