Creative Writing

Hidden Treasure

In August 2018, during Older Student Registration, students Carol Chester and Gail Johnston, with guidance from Joanne Jaber Gauvin from the Urban Action Institute, initiated the Older Student Writing Project (OSWP). The goal of the […]

Creative Writing

Reading Is Fundamental

In August 2018, during Older Student Registration, students Carol Chester and Gail Johnston, with guidance from Joanne Jaber Gauvin from the Urban Action Institute, initiated the Older Student Writing Project (OSWP). The goal of the […]

Creative Writing

The Cyclone George

By Michelle Rivas I will never forget my experience in September of 1998 when a cyclone named George passed through our island, causing destruction and devastation of my hometown Santa Cruz del Seibo. On September […]

Creative Writing

Grandparent Grief

By Ellen R. Jewart AloneIn grief,No friends near,Alone with my thoughtsWeeping and tears come hourly.Why should it be like this?Why can’t grief be shared among everyone?Even grandparents need closure from a tragedy. Quiet.Not allowedTo mention […]

Memoir

Foggy Doors

By Kristen Cuccoli   “All right Zoofey, we’re here,” mom said excitedly from the driver’s seat, calling me by the nickname she came up with one day probably due to her habit of coming up with […]