Graphic and traditional novels

As an end-of-the-year project, students in Creative Writing (2014-15) are drafting graphic novels. Several are also planning to expand their work into a series and/or double market with a video game.  Best wishes in all of their future endeavors! Thank you, Sang, for contributing the first traditional novel excerpt (in 2014).  Check out his work here. Ms.…

PROM

a flash fiction piece by Destini His arms wrapped around my waist as I was lifted into the air, spun around, and placed down, only inches away from the prodding eyes that bore into mine. My breath caught in my chest as I found myself in a trance. “This is it,” I thought. “He’s finally…

Outside Temperament

a Romantic poem by Sang She stood by in stolen grace, as the wind and shifting Sun moved from west to east, to be returned by days past, as twilight’s mourning comes in twisted sight. As the chirping pheasants whispered secrets in empty stares, She remained to listen to the world. When the seasons came…

One and a Half Legs

a flash fiction piece by Qainat Ever since that incident, my life changed drastically. Everyone’s did, actually. “Hey! The sun is setting, the weather’s nice, and it’s summer! Why don’t we go for a joy ride around the city?” Of course, no one is to be of blame. After all, nobody could predict the future.…

Photos of the Edison 10-Minute Play Festival on April 29th

The following photos highlight the EHS and JPS writers and performers at the Edison 10-Minute Play Festival on April 29th. The first photo below is of five of the eight writers featured at the festival (bottom left: Sang Nguyen; bottom right: Quainat Kashmiri; middle: Zenobia Tamboly; top left:  Rebecca Temple; and top right:  Destini Preisler).…