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

Apotheosis

High School

Anna Bergsland, '17

April 3, 2017

Filed under Poetry

Freshman Year: The hallway is filled with nervous cheers. A new school, new people, new beginnings. The anticipation of what lies ahead is the motivation. Four more years of excitement.   Sophomore Year: Things...

Unspoken

Marit Gulbrandson, '17

April 3, 2017

Filed under Poetry

You say everyone has a voice, the right to their own opinion. You preach the importance of understanding, of hearing everyone’s point of view. You teach us to be accepting: to recognize our differences.   You...

Fragmented Mentality

Abigail Gage, '18

April 3, 2017

Filed under Poetry

We put our emotions and feelings into anything just to feel we are human. Whether its objects, books, ideas, poetry, sex, art, or other humans we try and find ourselves through them all. This is a beautiful way to get lost....

Chasing Souls

Abigail Gage, '18

April 3, 2017

Filed under Poetry

Smoke bellowed from their mouths and disguised confidence seeped from their skin. Their minds were sharp, but their hearts were dull. His heart was dull, for he knew he could only love when he was lonely. He placed his happines...

Storm Ridden Skin

Abigail Gage, '18

April 3, 2017

Filed under Poetry

I want to escape the storm that has become my heart and roam the streets Without fear of thunder I want to dry my eyes of raindrops and cease the flood of numb emotion Most of all I want to remember that without storms nothing gr...