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I Want to Hear an American Poem

Ula Peapea, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017

Filed under Creative Expressions

I want to hear an American poem Give me an American poem, something deep, something real,   Something that’ll really let people know the deal! I wanna hear an American poem, Something to let them know, H...

Feel colorfully.

Tatiana Uribe, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017

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oh! the human experience. what a frightful joy. how absolutely vivid are emotions when one permits oneself to indulge in them. our barest vulnerabilities are what differentiate between the experience of life and pure existence. ...

Onward

Riley Arnold, Entertainment Editor

September 21, 2017

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I walk down the hallway   Making it look like everything is okay   But really inside of me   Everything is wrong   I know that beauty is supposed to be skin deep   But my insecurities get the ...

To Write is To…

Janae Polk, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

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It’s the paper, the pencil The computer, the document The book, the author The emotion It is not talent or practice It is honesty Pure trust in oneself Realness Raw giving of oneself It is taboo and ...

Might Forgive, Never Forget

Riley Arnold, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

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You have hurt me in so many ways So many that I can't even explain Can't even think of your name Without the pain resurfacing   But I learned you have cancer Now I don't know what to do   Should...

I Can’t Forget

Jaden Gray, Student Contributor

March 10, 2017

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  I Can't Forget The days when Your smile made me smile, Your hugs made me go weak, Your kisses made me skip a heartbeat, When I looked into your eyes, And I fell in love.   But wait Wa...

The Miseducation

Janae Polk, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

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I can tell you my inspiration was Poe, Walker, Lourde But that would be a lie I can tell you that I was advanced when I was younger But that would be a lie What I can tell you, that is true, is that my ‘teachers’...

Mountain Aspects

Nile Barnes, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

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The peak. The one thing you can only hear to believe. The Very sound can bring you to tears as you know you finally made it. The peak. The very sight reflects the beauty of an open field with sprouting brown wheats and wild domestic ...

The American Dream

Janae Polk, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

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The satire that seeps through the teeth The gap wide with wit The breath laced with mockery The brain heavy with comedic lines They laugh at the pain But behind the eyes lies the sugar cane The sweetness, so sweet it’ll ma...

Sound

Jaden Gray, Student Contributor

March 10, 2017

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Sound...   Sound is a vibration that travels through the air or another medium and can be heard when they reach a persons or animals ear.   I am...   I am the young black woman who was denied her right to vote ...

Matter

Erica Bentley, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

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I matter Don’t I   You matter Even if I don’t agree with you If we have the courage to think we matter   If I took the time to think about how we matter Would things change?   ...

Self Black Love

Janae Polk, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

Filed under Creative Expressions

It’s the skin, the melanin, the chocolate eyes It’s the hair, whether weave or natural It’s the ass, whether real or fake It’s the music, whether rap or R&B that brings us all together   Ain’t it a ...