Category: Literary

Picture/Poem | August 2016

The girls are getting slimmer now as if, perhaps / to keep themselves from their mothers’ fates. / They float in thin blouses above the fat plates, / their bodies forced like flowers into shape.

Picture / Poem | July 2016

THE REBEL’S FLOWER Stately they stepped through the garden closes, Walking coldly a pace apart; To them nodded the dewy roses Red as the wrath that glowed in her heart. Gown of damask and coat of scarlet – Oh but…

Gateway to host NEA Big Read

Gateway Community and Technical College will host the NEA Big Read featuring Ernest Gaines’ book ’ “A Lesson Before Dying.” Gateway received a $12,100 grant to host the event, which is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts.