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The Five Stages of Grief: A poem

Evette Gallardo, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

CHANGING SEASONS: THE FIVE STAGES OF GRIEF I sit silently as the woman across the room analyzes her screen filled with excerpts from my life. She looks at me for a second, perplexed, and then back at her screen: she’s typing s...

Love Is A Thing With Colorful Wings

Daisy Peralta, Contributing Writer

March 22, 2019

Love is a thing with colorful wings That has so much potential when it is time for spring And it doesn’t take much for you to fall under its trance And takes your breath away with every glance And if the winds change with time Rememb...


Sterling Cerda, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2019

Children are pure little angels. They run around with mischief in their eyes, oblivious to the cruelness of this world. They’re not worried about what society thinks because they’re trying to figure out what they can and c...


Tabitha Solis, Staff Writer, Editor

June 6, 2018

First and foremost Promise me you will never go Where would I be if I hadn't met you? It was your voice that guided me Your words continue to play, constantly replying Your smile causes mine to crack My eyes met yours; ...


Romeo Orozco, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018

She keeps on passing me by                                                    She keeps on passing me by                               ...

High School – Phobia

Randy Jimenez, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018

High School - Tormentor of my dreams, A once anticipated moment, now a despised place. Four years of experience, good times, bad times. My knowledge has expanded since getting here. This place has seen my evolution t...

Mother Nature’s Gift

Armando Garcia, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018

The sun shines down on my face All of my worries are erased All the little things are at peace The birds, the squirrels, and the geese   I see the untouched beauty of mother nature with my own two eyes ...

A Beautiful Broken Human

Evette Gallardo, Staff Writer, Editor

June 6, 2018

Life is like a tree Sprouting and stretching every branch and leaf They say that when life gives you lemons make lemonade But what they do not tell you is to squeeze them in your eyes It will burn like a papercut to the thumb but it...

Pursuit of Life

Kimberly Diaz, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018

You don't know what to expect You don't know if your going to find that true love at the end of your story, You have no idea what's ahead of you. It's like going in blind folded… actually that's what it really is al...


Jesus Castillo, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018

Life can be insane Nothing can be the same Is it all in vain? Who is to blame?   Sometimes it feels like a game You sometimes win or lose In the end you gain After so much pain   Which d...

It’s Happening


June 6, 2018

It's happening We’re growing up, and there's no stopping it Realizations Sacrifices Paying bills, going to work, long shifts Tired days and worrisome thoughts Good thing I have a job because now I got my own money in my o...

A Collection of Poems

April 20, 2018

LOVE It can be hard. To do things you’ve never done. Ride on a rollercoaster for the first time. Hike up a mountain. Ride in an airplane. Starting a job. Learning to read. Learning to write. Learning...

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