The literary arts publication of Benilde-St. Margaret's School

Apotheosis

The Basement

Natalie Chevalier, '15

April 2, 2015

Filed under Poetry 2015

Outdated family pictures adorning the walls, a collection of antique history novels occupying the dusty shelves; the chestnut table, serving as an island for our dirty dishes and cell phones; the plaid, worn couch; lighting, haunting...

Bestowed, Blessed, Blind

Saghar (Saige) Fehresti, '15

April 2, 2015

Filed under Poetry 2015

Can we stop for a moment and gaze at the breath of the world? The breath that gives us life Gives us a calling Gives us a second after the second we just endured Can we stop for a moment and talk to our confrères? The surrounding peop...

Dying Wish

Saghar (Saige) Fehresti, '15

April 2, 2015

Filed under Poetry 2015

The people looked so tiny, like working ants pacing in a million directions The cars looked like little Lego pieces thrown recklessly in a colorful garden The trees looked like chunks of live broccoli swaying ferociously The...

A Million

Sarah Persons, '17

April 2, 2015

Filed under Poetry 2015

 When you forget why you want to be here, Just remember, There are a million people who cannot chose, Whether to live or die, Or a million people who cannot help, And lay in bed and cry, There are a million people, w...