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Red Sheets, Maggie Burke Mar 2017

Red Sheets, Maggie Burke

Creative Writer’s Festival

A poem about a painting of a dark bedroom with a large window.


The Idea Of You, Julia Zygiel Mar 2017

The Idea Of You, Julia Zygiel

Creative Writer’s Festival

A woman confesses to a man but it doesn't go as planned. Although she is rejected the woman walks away pleased, and the man is left befuddled and without resolution.


Stay, Gabriella Sanchez Mar 2017

Stay, Gabriella Sanchez

Creative Writer’s Festival

Stay is a liberation poem as told by a young woman recounting various memories of a tumultuous relationship that threatens to hold her back. Despite the pain of heartbreak, the woman is determined to not stay stuck, but respect her true self and independence.


Wind, Hannah Albright Jan 2016

Wind, Hannah Albright

Creative Writer’s Festival

A young woman confronts overwhelming tragedy.


Dollhouse, Maggie Burke Jan 2016

Dollhouse, Maggie Burke

Creative Writer’s Festival

This piece is about a girl retelling a story about her mother's past relationship with an abusive boyfriend.


A Chat Between Cats, Marisa Gonzalez Jan 2016

A Chat Between Cats, Marisa Gonzalez

Creative Writer’s Festival

This scene is about what goes on during the intermission of Cats the Musical. The scene is full of little conversations between different people one would see attending a musical.


Traincar Sentimentalists, Jonathan S. Coppe Jan 2016

Traincar Sentimentalists, Jonathan S. Coppe

Creative Writer’s Festival

A young man and a young woman, an architect and an actress respectively, meet on a train and discover that they are what each has been looking for. A lighthearted love scene, set in the 1950s.


Ego, Konner Jebb Jan 2016

Ego, Konner Jebb

Creative Writer’s Festival

This is a prose poem that explores the issues of depression and body image through a horror and gothic-like perception. The speaker is haunted by a monster that lives within their own reflection.