Echoes/A.T.A.C. Coffee House Open Mic Is A Success!

On behalf of Echoes Literary Magazine Online and Assertive Teens Against Cancer, I’d like to thank everyone who supported and attended the February and March coffee houses/open mics, including administrators, teachers, students, custodians, and other staff members.  They were a success!  The range of talent at Edison High School is astounding. If you are on…

I’m falling down the vortex of your words/ Toxic

a Shakespearean sonnet by Kristine I’m falling down the vortex of your words, So trapped in lightless swirl, I’ve lost my zing. Your voice the quiet tune of singing birds, I cannot leave the grasp of flowing rings That hug ears tightly. Sweet world is a mess. I try, I try, to dodge cigar smoke…

Picture Book Art 2013-14

During the first marking period, Creative Writing students composed narratives for 28-page children’s picture books.  After the stories were finished, Ms. DiOrio asked if art students would create images for the covers of and pages inside the picture books.   The answer was yes.  Visual Arts 1 students drew these mixed media images mainly using pen and ink and water color. Thank…