“Dead of Winter” by Aaliyah Borgaard

1. From the winter skies drifted down chunks of soft snow Not an uncommon sight in the dead of winter Clouds thick with bitter snow, blocking the moons glow. Blanketing the sky with swirls of dark gray. 2. In the morning glow of the sun The snow remains, a reminder of...

“Diverse Blue” by Rio Barkhau

I. Water is immensely interesting, It can be seen in so many forms, Oceans, lakes, rivers, snow, and ice. II. They all have different smells. Oceans smell like brine, snow and ice smell fresh and cold, Rivers and lakes usually smell clean and pure. III. They all have...

“The Essential Ocean” by Trevin Carley

1.The hot engines rattling nonstop to tow the large net swiftly. Surrounding the salmon. 2.Swimmimg violently onwards, white water hurling over rocks. Never able to give up, the salmon swim on. 3.Standing alone with determination, continuing to grip the pole. Unable...

“Water” by Katherine Pikul

A golden spear strikes the blanket of peace, At a time when all the noises cease, When the water is so still you can see your reflection, That when you know the morning’s perfection. When your eyes are barely open and nothing else is awake, When the sunrise in the sky...