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Horizons, Volume 29, Spring 2014, Sacred Heart University May 2014

Horizons, Volume 29, Spring 2014, Sacred Heart University

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An interdisciplinary, multi-cultural journal celebrating the creativity of SHU students during the academic year 2013-2014.


Drywall, Aimee Charlene Demery Jan 2014

Drywall, Aimee Charlene Demery

English Graduate Theses & Dissertations

My intention in writing this collection was to explore where Lyric and narrative come together to tell a story that is neither linear nor abstract, but woven in such a way as to be an immersion. The Lyric gave me room for experimentation in language and eased the difficulties inherent in showing the obsession of the narrator. The narrative arcs in prose allowed for scenes and story to develop, even when on a minute scale.

During the writing process, it became very apparent that at the heart of these stories was a fascination somewhere between fixation and voyeurism. Seeing the ...


Natural Domesticated Disasters, Alissa M. Fehlbaum Jan 2013

Natural Domesticated Disasters, Alissa M. Fehlbaum

English Graduate Theses & Dissertations

The focus of Natural Domesticated Disasters is on the fractured and broken in the domestic realm, specifically upon the gulf between the domestic and the domesticated, the power of the American home to ensnare and enslave.

The stories in this collection seek to walk in stride with the middle-aged woman, she who does not get paid enough to give a damn about the air quality around your asthmatic brat of a child, she who devours cigarettes on her retail job break and hovers waiting in the mini-van outside the elementary playground. My objective is for the reader of this manuscript ...


A Tongue Set Free From Fashionable Lies, Frederick E. Macvaugh Jan 2012

A Tongue Set Free From Fashionable Lies, Frederick E. Macvaugh

Graduate Theses and Dissertations

"A Tongue Set Free from Fashionable Lies"; a collection of lyric and narrative poems, explores human relationships with place, nature, and one another. The collection’s title states succinctly its aesthetic: to express plainly and accessibly the feelings and truths of experience, of a life lived and made meaningful. Each of the collection’s sections explores and celebrates the joys and sorrows of one aspect of human experience: the domestic world and its debts to nature, nature and its mortal dangers, the promise of Heaven. As a collection, the poems praise the contradictions and paradoxes of a life lived and ...


Horizons, Volume 22, 2005, Sacred Heart University Apr 2005

Horizons, Volume 22, 2005, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

Sacred Heart University's student literary magazine, Horizons.


Horizons, Volume 21, 2004, Sacred Heart University Apr 2004

Horizons, Volume 21, 2004, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

Sacred Heart University student literary magazine, Horizons.


Horizons, Volume 18, 2001, Sacred Heart University Jan 2001

Horizons, Volume 18, 2001, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

An interdisciplinary, multi-cultural journal celebrating the creativity of SHU students during the academic year 2000-2001.


Horizons, Volume 19, 1996-1997, Sacred Heart University Jan 1997

Horizons, Volume 19, 1996-1997, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

An interdisciplinary, multi-cultural journal celebrating the creativity of SHU students during the academic year 1996-1997.


Horizons, Volume 18, 1995, Sacred Heart University Jan 1995

Horizons, Volume 18, 1995, Sacred Heart University

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Horizons, Volume 17, 1994, Sacred Heart University Jan 1994

Horizons, Volume 17, 1994, Sacred Heart University

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Horizons, Volume 16, 1992, Sacred Heart University Jan 1992

Horizons, Volume 16, 1992, Sacred Heart University

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Horizons, Volume 14/15, 1990/1991, Sacred Heart University Jan 1991

Horizons, Volume 14/15, 1990/1991, Sacred Heart University

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Horizons, Volume 12/13, 1988/1989, Sacred Heart University Jan 1989

Horizons, Volume 12/13, 1988/1989, Sacred Heart University

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No abstract provided.