An exploration of the creative process through art, poetry, and community.



Weird dreams that Make me uncomfortable with myself Disjointed thoughts floating in my head, calmly resting in the basement...

Chad Cartright
June 2014

Hamlet in Staunton

Yesterday will be a day marked as one of the best in my life. We went to see Hamlet...

more beautiful than I thought

You always have things that happen to you in life, you can decide for yourself how you want to...

I am Too Alone in the World

Tom read “I am Too Alone in the World” by Rainer Maria Rilke To me, Rilke’s poem seemed to...


Sean Mulcahy
May 20, 2015

The sky was a placid ocean

The sky, a placid ocean Slumbers dim in the night. My Memories are, Stars, sunk in an eternal well...


Garrett Hawkins
June 16, 2015

I love stories of grandfathers

I love stories of grandfathers. They instantly take me back to being small, waking up sleeping-eyed just to crawl...


June 24, 2016

Bird of prey

I’ve never seen a great bird of prey dead in nature. Where do their bodies hide? Do they fall...


Rebecca Buchanan
May 19, 2016

Where my roots are from

I am trying to leave my comfort zone and where my roots are from. I’m here where there’s no...


Mijin Kim
June 26, 2016

This is not your house anymore

There was no chain link fence years ago, but you like to think you can hop it and come...


Jessica Lindsey
May 17, 2016