Creative Writing

Chessboard

By Eric Miller He presses the dial, The clock counts down, The turn is mine. My loyal pawns scattered about, The royal family protected In a strong, sturdy line.      Tick tock. I scan […]

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“Gladiator”

By Eric Miller   Ropes bind my hands, chains grasp my shins, The chariot rides down the streets of Rome, From the murky prison into the lethal sun, Traveling even further from home. Once I […]

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Age

Cool life, calculating days as minutes. With each minute moving at the speed of light. Time surges by. Especially when we are not looking. Over time, miniature version of yourself, found only in pictures look […]

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A Guide to Elevator Rides

By Jude Casimir   step into the dim the narrow the slow, the crawling, the shadowy   and remember how in elementary school you’d have buddies, how they’d ease the always-fear of stopping suddenly, suspended […]

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WSU Haikus

By Nicole O’Connell   Fall The strong winds shake trees While classes shake minds still in Their summertime mode   Winter Snow days offer you Time to catch up on homework Or…procrastinate   Spring Snow […]

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Eyes

By Rachael Berthiaume   Big, brown, beautiful eyes. “My mom said they are the color of mud” he says   Look deeper   “I think they look like chocolate” I say pure, honest, good for […]

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Sunshine

By Rachael Berthiaume   Hits my face I think of daffodils and cute socks eyes, squint I am not tired I am happiness it glistens in my eyes sunshine

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About You

By Jude Casimir   Today, I tried to take a picture of you so that I could remember you and how you made me feel happy and cool and important and just better about myself […]