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Nightmare, Maggie E. Burke Mar 2019

Nightmare, Maggie E. Burke

Student Publications

This poem is about the restlessness of overthinking at night and falling into a nightmarish dream state, similar to that of Alice in Wonderland, centered on frightful feelings of emptiness.


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.