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The Lambert Post

The student news site of Lambert High School

The Lambert Post

The student news site of Lambert High School

The Lambert Post

Kvothe, the main character in The Name of the Wind practices music with his favorite instrument, the lute.

Magic, music, and much more: “The Name of the Wind” book review

Elizabeth Findley, Staff Writer April 12, 2016

Within the vast piles of the various fantasy novels and series, it can sometimes be a daunting task to choose a new novel to read that stands out as something new and exciting. With Patrick Rothfuss’s...

Everyone knows how inspiring, romantic, & Instagram worthy sunsets can be, but most of us only make time for them when we are on vacation, as if that peaceful, beautiful moment can only occur when we are in an exotic place. In reality, the sun sets every single day, no matter where you are. You can easily infuse some wonder & awe into your regular routine by walking out onto your back porch after dinner and be reminded of all the things you have to be thankful for, like I did in this picture. -Taylor Foggie

The Boy, the Owl, and the Search for Purpose

Nick Schwarzmann, Student Submission, 11th Grade March 25, 2016

The Boy, the Owl, and the Search for Purpose There was a young boy who was sad and distraught, He moped around his quiet, empty house, thinking his life was all for naught, He thought to himself, “Why...

As I look down on the majestic ruins of Machu Picchu, I am filled with emotion I can only imagine is similar to what it feels like to conquer the world. Nothing could have prepared me for this moment; no pictures that I had seen of the ruins could compare to beauty that was before me. I am at a loss for words because this is the most incredible thing I have ever seen. Misty clouds cling to the Andean Peaks and green mountains are below me, making me feel like I am in a mystical jungle. -Laura Chamblee

Future

Olivia Pastore , Staff Writer March 21, 2016

“Are you excited for college?” They all seem to ask me tirelessly, and sometimes I’m afraid to tell them, to let my truth bleed from my mouth: I imagine leaving home almost every day. I...

My father took this picture of me when we took a family trip to Lake Lanier on Mothers Day. This picture represents a generation full of adolescent people who pay too much attention to the piece of metal in their hand, and not enough to the beautiful masterpiece of the world around them. Let this picture be a sign of the change we need in this world. -Amanda Merritt

Our social media obsession: Are we manufacturing memories?

Logan White , Literary Editor March 16, 2016

[<a href="//storify.com/loganwLHSpost/celebrity-indiced-materialism" target="_blank">View the story "Our social media obsession: Are we manufacturing memories?" on Storify</a>]

Karp portrays the beautful details hidden within a genuine look of happiness

Old Joy

Ethan Karp , Student Submission, 10th Grade March 14, 2016

"I was digging around photos of old people on the internet for my next piece of artwork, and I saw a photo of a skinny Asian man that had a happy expression on his face. I created a detailed portrait...

This older woman asked to be allowed to paint within the art museum in D.C. and I was fortunate enough to witness her painting an exact replica of this famous painting. She has a true talent and would rather paint for the joy of it without being considered a professional and without seeking fame.
 -Lael White

When Writers Write

Elton Govada , Student Submission, 11th Grade March 10, 2016

I sit on a chair, waiting I stare at the screen, dreaming I look around the room, thinking but I can't seem to find it The strokes of my fingers move swiftly The letters on the page appear immediately The...

During a mission trip to the Dominican Republic last on spring break, little Addi started out shy and hiding in the corner. This was the first time she broke through her wall and let herself have fun. Ultimately, I think this picture represents the joy everyone has inside them but few ever truly express. -Molly Williams

The Apple Thief

Mahima Siripurapu, Student Submission, 11th Grade March 8, 2016

I don’t know if children are born with a natural tendency to be malicious. There are obviously cases where children are perfect. Take for example Malia. Growing up, my mother would repeatedly remind...

My family goes hiking almost every weekend, and we love venturing out and finding new places. -Jessica Borla

Worldly Gems

Jessica Borla , Advertising Lead March 1, 2016

What hidden beauty the world beholds, Pure and untouched. Far closer such splendor lies than most realize, And therefore they do not explore this world; Robots stuck in this urban universe, Blind. Machines...

The picture was intended to capture the rainbow. The freighter passing by was sheer luck. -Josh Lombardo

Speak Up

Nusaybah Smith, Associate Editor February 22, 2016

I've never been good with words You know, the ones that crawl up your throat From the oxygen and thought that surfaces in your lungs And circulates in your brain Reverberating from the chords of your...

Write until you cant write anymore

Creative Writing Prompt: Sell your Passion

Logan White, Literary Editor January 27, 2016

We all have our unique passion in life that drives us, and everyone’s is different. Maybe you love the feeling of giving back to your community through service, the feeling of being a part of something...

A world filled with robots knows no free will

Free Will

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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