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Premonition

"It's a Si-Fi/ fantasy short story about a high school girl who can see into the future and the horrors that come with having such a 'gift'. I wasn't really inspired by anything more like I had an idea, and I ran with it. Like most people, I've always wanted super powers, and this story is more of an embodiment of how I feel I would live my life if I could see into the future." -Samantha Waters
Samantha Waters, Student Submission, 11th Grade May 16, 2016

Staring into the street, with my eyes blurred from tears, my body went rigid. My hands clasped my mouth to muffle my screams. “Why, why, WHY!” I thought to myself. My sleeves had been coved in...

Ant Farm

"A short story about a young girl who's dreams are fulfilled when she gets an ant farm." -Madeline Laguaite
Madeline Laguaite, Feature Editor May 6, 2016

Theresa Williams loved bugs. She liked to watch the way they moved, she liked to watch their interaction with other insects, and she liked to watch their tiny eyes blink. Basically, she enjoyed being crouched...

A Bakery in Italy

"I wrote this piece to acknowledge the gender roles that society, and parents in particular, place upon kids. It is vitally important not to discourage a child to be his or her true, authentic self; this happens far too often when society adds in specific gender roles based purely on outdated and ridiculous stereotypes." -Faith Settipani
Faith Settipani, Student Submission, 11th Grade March 30, 2016

He wanted to start a bakery. A bakery in Italy where the walls were draped with luscious green vines and a canal could be seen out the rickety wooden window. He baked for hours: strawberry cupcakes...

A world filled with robots knows no free will

Free Will

"I wrote this piece during a Creative Writing Club meeting here at Lambert and I feel very proud of it, in that it shows how far I have come since I first started writing." -Jessica Wilder
Jessica Wilder , Senior Editor January 20, 2016

He couldn’t remember when he became Aware. They weren’t supposed to have Free Minds during charging hours. Come to think of it, they weren’t really allowed Free Mind at all. He was scared they...

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