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Enjoy the amazing work being produced by the members of our GHS Creative Writing Club!

Envy

“Envy”

November 18, 2022

i envy you for your hair for your friends for your life   but most especially your eyes they’re pretty they’re enchanting they’re beautiful   but your eyes...

The Downfall of the Observant Child

“The Downfall of the Observant Child”

November 4, 2022

If you stare at the clouds you can see them move in the sky.  I don’t know why they move like that; all in unison. I never got the chance to ask.  I figured they move because the wind blows...

Hold Me, Earth

“Hold Me, Earth”

October 21, 2022

I’m begging you with my whole heart Wrap me around with your cold air Hold me, Earth Like a volcano I will spit my sins Hold me, Earth I’ll run to you until my bare heels are bloody My slanting...

Art by Karo Boyajyan

“Tidal”

October 7, 2022

The moon watches us through the velvet night The riptide watchmen remind us that the ocean is everlasting and will kill you without hesitation  I spend a lot of time ankle-deep when no one is looking    My...

Paper Cranes

“Paper Cranes”

June 10, 2022

I once wrote a poem about a thousand paper cranes How I would make them tirelessly Fold and fold and fold again But every crane would fall apart before I could reach that milestone That faraway...

(Photo by Ming Yeung/Getty Images)

“Ukraine”

May 27, 2022

My land or not my land? It is my people Whom I love and cherish, The people who grew in harmony  With mother nature, With love, With kindness.   Power given to one  Abuses...

The Sun

“The Sun”

March 11, 2022

The sun is hiding in the clouds, The wind touched my hair. Mother is preparing a spell. Maybe we dreamt everything.   Blue sea almost to the edge, What’s beyond it only the...

Icarus and the Sun

“Icarus and the Sun”

February 25, 2022

Everyone knows the story of Icarus, how he flew too close to the sun, melted his wings, and plummeted to the ground. The story is often used to teach children that refusing to listen can have dire consequences,...

If I Could I Wouldn’t

“If I Could I Wouldn’t”

February 11, 2022

remember we used to dance together, but now the carpet has stained the floor, time went by so quickly with us, we don’t dance together anymore,   it started innocently and easy, but...

A Nights Walk

“A Night’s Walk”

Hasmik Tumasyan January 28, 2022

Everett was not an interesting man. He wore his hair in a neat side part. He smelt like Old Spice Classic. He liked to play pool. He had a collection of Led Zeppelin CD’s. He lived in an apartment...

Thorn Bushes Bloom

“Thorn Bushes Bloom”

January 14, 2022

Thorn bushes bloom Its leaves are shedding Who has not yet been in love Knows nothing of sorrow   But I’m a young girl And I know sorrow I don’t eat enough in the evenings I...

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