Selfishness

Monique Brito, Guest Contributer

June 9, 2017

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It all faded. Getting those little butterflies just before our dates. The excitement from seeing you and your name pop up on my phone, was gone.    I became less and less attached and more focused on other things, any other thin...

Under the Influence

Alejandro Buenrostro, Guest Contributer

June 9, 2017

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“Goodbye, drive safe,” my aunt said as we closed our car doors. My dad began to drive and the music from the New Years party slowly began to fade as my father’s Mexican music began to play. He started off driving so smoot...

Journey to America

Devna C. Langat, Guest Contributer

June 9, 2017

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I was eight years old when war broke out in my hometown. Presidential elections caused many people to become condescending and portray hatred towards one another. My neighborhood had a slightly narrow passageway with houses l...

Downfall to Death

Jenna Geraci, Guest Contributer

June 8, 2017

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September 22, 2012 11:53 P.M., Jesse is dead. He overdosed. Although I am sure most people around at the time could see that coming, we didn’t. Or at least I didn’t. Now, we didn’t find out until the next day, September 2...

Dancing with the Devil

Andrey Carvalhais, Guest Contributer

June 8, 2017

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I didn't find out until a few months back. But she never told me, I had to piece everything together. I was in school one day and she asked me if her face seemed a little uneven. At first glance I said “ No ”, but then she...

Personal Narrative

Zack Carifio, Guest Contributer

June 8, 2017

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It almost feels like it was yesterday. Tightening the laces of my shoulder pads, buckling the straps of my helmet and putting in my mouth guard to go hit an opposing team for the first time ever. It is something I will never fo...

The Contrition

Kiet Vu, Guest Contributer

June 8, 2017

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It’s the middle of April. Flamboyants, grown in our schoolyard, started to decorate themselves with their small, bright red flowers. I love to look at them. They remind me about… summer vacation! It’s a symbol of summer, whic...

Realization

Brittany Calderon, Guest Contributer

June 7, 2017

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I still remember the day like it was yesterday. The sun was beaming into my room, the alarm clock was going off. “Another day of school” sighing as I rubbed my eyes but still feeling the heaviness in them. As I got up I pressed ...

Eye Light

Luana Santos, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

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An original narrative essay   I can’t remember his name. It gets me upset that I can’t remember his name. He was always quiet and his silence spoke more to me than the few words we exchanged to each other. ...

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