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The Bird Feed

Poetry

a mask

a mask

Shivani Murugapiran, Staff Writer October 16, 2021

I blinked rapidly, my eyes fluttered shut, the puffy influx of water, yearning to ooze from my lids.   I gritted my teeth, praying that the liquid would rescind, that no one would...

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Monster creeping in my dreams

Monster creeping in my dreams

Saanvi Tatipalli, Staff Writer October 6, 2021

Monster creeping in my dreams Makes no sound yet drags me in Silent night and silent day It is screaming all the way    Monster creeping in my dreams Heeds no touch yet freezes...

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A Glimpse of Another Life

A Glimpse of Another Life

Saahithya Gutta, Arts & Entertainment Editor, Features Editor, Co-Lead of Social Media October 4, 2021

You told me my eyes Were the color of your go-to coffee order At your favorite café. So I said Your eyes reminded me of stormy skies, My favorite weather.  We shared merely a moment  And...

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Stability

Stability

Naisha Roy, Copy Editor September 17, 2021

Stability Papercuts and cardboard boxes The musk of a foreign home I remember reminscing and regretting, Losing friends I never had. Like every grain of a blank canvas I painstakingly colored,...

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Cobwebs

Cobwebs

Saanvi Tatipalli, Staff Writer September 3, 2021

Perhaps Humans are like spiders Living? Why, Yes Breathing? Why, Yes   Spinning and spinning  silky nets They trap? Why, yes They stick? Why, yes   Humans...

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Hedonism

Hedonism

Naisha Roy, Copy Editor August 31, 2021

I know that we only live tonight And sure, maybe tomorrow is a maybe A theoretical hypothetical possibility But is it too much to ask to fight You say you’ve given up Not because it’s hard because...

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Human Race

Human Race

Naisha Roy, Copy Editor April 25, 2021

I’ve always thought it funny That we call it the human race What, pray tell, are we running from?   And what, pray tell, Are we running for?   Tomorrow is the light...

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The suburbs

The suburbs

Maggie Craig, Associate Editor April 22, 2021

 Many suburban children have dreams of making it big Of leaving our slow suburban town. To get away from the white fences With their shiny faces and high school diplomas in hand The shiny...

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Trust

Trust

Swetha Pendela, Contributing Poet April 15, 2021

 Trust is a game You think this one person Could hold all your pain Your sorrows Your misery And even your gains But in every game there is a winner And those who trust Sadly, They lose...

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Following you

Following you

Rasagna Vuppala, Contributing Poet April 13, 2021

I think about you Every moment I’m alone. I stuck to you like glue And now you’re gone. I think about you Every time the chair rocks. I now lay defeated Unable to handle this roadblock. I...

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Haikus

Haikus

Shani Lam, Contributing Poet April 13, 2021

Coffee Fresh, Bittersweet drink Aroma fills the morning My day begins now.   Spring Buds begin to bloom Weather becomes warm and cool Chirping and whistling   Lotus Blooms...

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Dancing Willow

Dancing Willow

Shani Lam, Contributing Poet April 2, 2021

I was trying to describe you to someone several days ago. You’re not loud and optimistic like I am. I couldn’t say “You were a mini version of me, except that you were shorter than me by a loaf...

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