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Merciful Darkness

Merciful Darkness

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor
April 10, 2016
Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks

I became what I am today at the age of twelve, the past claws its way out. My past of unatoned sins, knees drawn to my chest, I was the snake in the grass, the monster in the lake. Blameless blue, blinding white, I felt his glare on me like the heat of a blistering sun. Let’s fly. The...

The Vanguard Bards Celebrate “The Phoenix”

The Vanguard Bards Celebrate “The Phoenix”

Sarah Davenport, Staff Writer
December 15, 2015
Filed under El Mo News, Focus, Showcase

Tonight, the Vanguard Bards gathered to share their poetry as well as their visual art in celebration for the recent release of the Literary Magazine titled "The Phoenix". The title symbolizes the rebirth of the magazine after a long hiatus. The event was held in the library at El Modena, and members...

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