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Poem: Ode to Isak Dinesen

By: Jessica Goody Surrounded by lush greenery, the house seems made of trees. ivy shrouds the weather-worn brick walls and strains upwards, winding around the moss-furred brick pillars. Heliotrope swells over the eaves, shrouding the windows in a vivid purple…

Poem: Ravished

By: Aneesha Roy She strolls into her study in Her characteristic, Neanderthal gait; Her shoulders drooping, Her skin misted with sweat; Her breath heavy And her day laid waste. She approaches her mahogany desk Under the ornate ceiling And devours…