I Have Hope, Not Faith

By Grace Phipps (‘22) “Linda, can I call you my step mom?” “Now, why would you do that?” “Because I look at you as my...

People See Me

By Emmett Perkins (‘20) Do you ever feel like your brain is ever-changing? The connections I harbor between body and brain, and mouth and brain,...

Butterfly Girl

By Elena Sidropoulos (‘21) (Previously Published in Hemetera 2019) Did you have to rip off her wings? Small, frail, delicate, such an innocent thing.A face like the...

The Cracked Seed

By Jacob Pardo (’23) Once upon a time, in the long ago when tall creatures walked in herds among the earth, a small seed fell...

American Made

By Karina Gomes (‘21) But summer shades farther away.My mind knows my mother tongueas thoughts flow freely here.My head is lightweightlike it has finally touched...

A Mausoleum of Feelings

By Rob Hardy (Previously Published in Hemetera 2018) I wish souls could stretch from our bodiesAnd touch between us.Uttering secrets we may not have known...
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