Upon Arrival: Commencement


With a wonderful selection of poems written by some of today’s most talented amateur writers, each anthology contains poems that are funny, sad, religious, and profoundly unforgettable. Each publication encompasses a culturally diverse group of poets whose work has touched the hearts of readers far and wide. All publications are designed to capture the essence of today’s poetic genre. A complete index of poets and an International Standard Book Number unique to each edition are included.

Poems In This Collection

      • Bow Tie

        PoetStephen Karnaghan

        • Observation

          PoetFrancine Joyce

          • emptiness

            PoetMelissa Reisetter

            • Selfless

              PoetMadison Feeler

              • No Escape

                PoetHailey Johnson

                • Oceans

                  PoetSarah Bennet

                  • Moonlight on Mother

                    PoetJewel Dupont

                    • I'm Like...

                      PoetKaryssa Richardson

                        • Genetics

                          PoetBrendan Smith

                          • Without a Friend

                            PoetBuck Hedges

                            • A Naturistic Endeavor

                              PoetAlvin Dysick Jr.

                              • Isolation

                                PoetBrooke Culbertson

                                • Drawn

                                  PoetStacy Smith

                                  • The Determination in Us

                                    PoetAnna Van Vleet

                                    • Roses

                                      PoetF. Lindley Hopkins

                                      • Farewell

                                        PoetColeman Sweeney

                                        • The Dark Night's Sky

                                          PoetCharles Martinez

                                          • Escape

                                            PoetTasmia Chowdhury

                                            • Perspective

                                              PoetBrittany Wells

                                                • Life

                                                  PoetSharon Amadori

                                                  • To a Chamber and a Chase

                                                    PoetRocky Bragg Jr.

                                                    • Distraction

                                                      PoetPhoebe Pillon

                                                      • The Awesome Opossum

                                                        PoetNanci Falley

                                                        • A Fighting Heart

                                                          PoetMegan Anderson

                                                            • Ocean Air

                                                              PoetDavidson Neville

                                                              • The Cadence

                                                                PoetLinda McConnell

                                                                • wash

                                                                  PoetKaylien Ownby

                                                                    • Sorrow

                                                                      PoetMelissa Antoye

                                                                      • Prince

                                                                        PoetVy Sharieff

                                                                        • Just Us Two

                                                                          PoetLinda Fuentes

                                                                          • A Narwhal Named Steve

                                                                            PoetEzra Kronfeld

                                                                            • Skin Deep

                                                                              PoetAbigail Kuhns

                                                                              • The Illusion

                                                                                PoetBrooklyn Meadows

                                                                                • Dark Beauty

                                                                                  PoetKate Porter

                                                                                  • Greatness of Love

                                                                                    PoetShaun Gerardo

                                                                                    • When the World Stands Still

                                                                                      PoetRichard Carver

                                                                                      • They Say

                                                                                        PoetKarissa Lewis

                                                                                        • to coexist with flowers

                                                                                          PoetAndrea Sanchez

                                                                                            • Morning

                                                                                              PoetElla Yu

                                                                                              • For You

                                                                                                PoetChloe Kaelberer

                                                                                                • God's Seed


                                                                                                  • Ana Lies

                                                                                                    PoetAshlyn Plum

                                                                                                    • Land of Relationships

                                                                                                      PoetKatyrina Jesch

                                                                                                      • Trying to See Through the Rain

                                                                                                        PoetKimberley Woodin

                                                                                                        • Smile

                                                                                                          PoetElsa Nieder

                                                                                                          • Stuck in the Closet

                                                                                                            PoetKellen Colson

                                                                                                            • A Soldier's Cross

                                                                                                              PoetDarren Ehrlich

                                                                                                              • Love Awakes

                                                                                                                PoetBrenda Williams

                                                                                                                • Don't Cry Over Spilled Milk

                                                                                                                  PoetKelsey Londagin

                                                                                                                  • Monument of Love

                                                                                                                    PoetEdward Harper

                                                                                                                    • Time

                                                                                                                      PoetEllarry Prentice

                                                                                                                      • Masquerade

                                                                                                                        PoetJoanne Stovell

                                                                                                                        • My Darkness

                                                                                                                          PoetJoyce Moore

                                                                                                                          • What Is Art?

                                                                                                                            PoetAmanda Barclay

                                                                                                                            • Three Inches Tall

                                                                                                                              PoetJulia Fiorello

                                                                                                                              • Solace

                                                                                                                                PoetKrystin Patterson-Krebs

                                                                                                                                • Falling in Love

                                                                                                                                  PoetShruti Chamadia

                                                                                                                                  • Brevity

                                                                                                                                    PoetRebecca Spadacenta

                                                                                                                                    • Dark Magic

                                                                                                                                      PoetLorenzo Santana

                                                                                                                                      • Earthly People

                                                                                                                                        PoetGlame Parker

                                                                                                                                        • My Pets

                                                                                                                                          PoetEmily Myers

                                                                                                                                          • Anchor Baby

                                                                                                                                            PoetPat Hasper

                                                                                                                                            • Catching Bees

                                                                                                                                              PoetHannah Betancourt

                                                                                                                                                • Love, Peace, and Happiness

                                                                                                                                                  PoetRebecca Salazar

                                                                                                                                                  • Because You Didn't Die That Day

                                                                                                                                                    PoetKimberly Van Acker

                                                                                                                                                    • The Past

                                                                                                                                                      PoetSteven Jackson

                                                                                                                                                      • In Flight

                                                                                                                                                        PoetCynthia Morrison

                                                                                                                                                        • Baxter

                                                                                                                                                          PoetCindy Borsvold

                                                                                                                                                          • It's You

                                                                                                                                                            PoetChloe' Williams

                                                                                                                                                              • The Butterfly Gardener

                                                                                                                                                                PoetIsabella Pelkey

                                                                                                                                                                • Renaissance

                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAzriel Apap

                                                                                                                                                                  • Hell on Earth

                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSonia Varma

                                                                                                                                                                    • Coming to Terms

                                                                                                                                                                      PoetNoah Obrion

                                                                                                                                                                      • Guilt

                                                                                                                                                                        PoetTeresa Heavilin

                                                                                                                                                                        • Subway

                                                                                                                                                                          PoetNatalie Gutierrez

                                                                                                                                                                          • Uncles Like Mine

                                                                                                                                                                            PoetKylie Flynn

                                                                                                                                                                            • Dreaming

                                                                                                                                                                              PoetOlivia Rinetti

                                                                                                                                                                              • The Gift

                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJames Baker

                                                                                                                                                                                • Stood Up

                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetGrace Malone

                                                                                                                                                                                  • War

                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetNancy Dinius

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Her Dare to Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRhonda Gross

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Of These Things I Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMegan Tolias

                                                                                                                                                                                        • About Last Night

                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetZachary Rea

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Autumn

                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetLauren Couch

                                                                                                                                                                                            • True Love Never Dies

                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDiane McGary

                                                                                                                                                                                              • You

                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJo Raetzel

                                                                                                                                                                                                • I Kissed the Sky

                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetTrinity Bowens

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Free at Last

                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSophia Rumpel

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Shore

                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMikayla Shaw

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • If It Means Anything

                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCayden Enix

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Love Lost

                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJordyn Caughie

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Riverbank Ghost

                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSarah Knowlton

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • I Know You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetNaomi Fonseka

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Freedom Fighters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetPresten Traxler

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Virtuous Vine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetWillison Reed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Lift Up the Carpet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetVictoria Green

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Talk of War

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetGrace Fairbanks

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Love Again

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetTeresa Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dealings in Hell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetTroy Gordon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • A Walk for Memories

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetGeremiah Winker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Sky

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetEmma Schroeder

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Synesthesia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetMiracle Brocco

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Forgotten

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetSarah Abdo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Dad's Advice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetDaniel Gibbons

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • The Canoe on Alouette

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetTimmy Wang

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Adam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetRachael Coombe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Memory Sharers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetElaine Trehub

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • What the World Needs Now

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetCassandra Wilkerson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCaitlyn Burkhardt

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Ashes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRebecca Athanasiov

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • I'm Glad to Meet You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetThomas Laidler

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Door

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetDandre Moy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Trapped

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetKatie Kellenberger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Acceptance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLissandra Molina

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Reflection

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJoseph Pompa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Story to the Wise

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDavid Williams Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Withering Heart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetPaula Bruning

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Life I Desire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKyrell Newell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Midnight

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMelissa Lukins

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sabbatical for Grace

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAylin Wojciechowski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Suburban Treachery

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJuliet Koutny

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Daddy's Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLanaye Jewson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • I Am

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAnn Sdono

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Stations

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAlayna Brandmeyer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Alone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetPaige Collins

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • It

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAlly Evans

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Burning Tree

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAutumn McIntyre

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Last Plea

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJudy Goldstein

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Don't Go

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetKatie Harris

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Common Spelling of La-a

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetChristina Lewis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • My Sorrow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetTammy Wheeler

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • School

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAmanda Thompson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Jasmine Richards

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJasmine Walker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Seeking Nirvana

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJulia Hyde

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Crow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetBarry Grissom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Spring Angel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJulie Rambo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Melting

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetLily Pinkowski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Forever Not Gone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSarah Cary

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • A Ghost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetLynn Oliva

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • In the Dark

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTeresa Mejorado

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Amazing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKeyana Po

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Beach Nightfall

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetRobert Porter Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Waiting for a Sign

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetIrina Langer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Thought of Metal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAlaxandria Hickman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Over the Sea

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJohn Minot

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • I See You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDestinee Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sounds of War

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRuby Mullet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • work in progress

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetFlora Jumbe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wildflower

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetCash Court

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Leaving Scars

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetVeronica Seals

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Blizzard of Saddness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAndrea Jimenez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Darkness Feels So Sad

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetBarbara Tantillo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Truth About Writing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMeghan Sullivan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • My Soul

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetEstefany Castillo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAmber Reinhart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Shadow of Life

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetDiego Garcia Hernandez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • With Shaky Hands

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMegan Becker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Necessary Lines

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCharles Omer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetEmma Vella

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • A Tender Kiss

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetBrittany Jackson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Secrets of an Onion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetBrooke Crouch

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • What Basketball Means to Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetTaylor Kozelka

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cold Letters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJaida Gray

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Windmill

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetSarah Vandermyden

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Manipulated Deception

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSaad Mufti

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Future Self

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetFlorence Buie

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • I Believe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMegan Timmer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Cardboard Castle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJennifer Moser

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • That's What Love Is

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCassia Barker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hear the Little Children

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetCharlie Rankin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCaitlin Tiger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Coal Fisch My Militia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLori Schneider

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Out the Window

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAbby Locke

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Slavish Obsession

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetSerena Palumbo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 15-Apr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetNicholas Batdorf

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Ink of Lies

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRhyan Beaulieu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If Death Could Smile

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMikayla Meyers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Heaven's Handwritten Calligraphy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetCristian Ramirez Rodriguez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Looking for Slugs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAshley Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • I Remember

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetIsai Contreras

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • To Fly Away

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCatherine Moore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • God Is Good

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetNancy Garcia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Chance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJocelyn Spear

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • God Is Near

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKarolina Sampson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMadilynn Sexton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • A Child Is Like a Flower

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetGenevieve Donovan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pine's Warned Splinter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDaniel Fenton Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Yellow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetDiana Meekins

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rain, Rain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetSarah Vlha

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Cry for All Eternity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetBethany Newman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Aurora Borealis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAlice Xu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Eyes of Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJaqueline Deemer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Hope

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetGeisha Battle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • You Name It

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetChasatie Jordan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Now I'm Gone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetVictoria Buechel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • People from Outer Space

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetNicholas Cardenas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Farewell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetIan Duff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Breathless Beauty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetEltreta Wood

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Chaos

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetRegina Scott

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Beauty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJames Nielsen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Struck

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJulhianna Verma

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • My Mind

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJames Leonard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Polaroid Party

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMalorie Allen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Love Is a Dream on the Beach

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAlexis Messersmith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Color of Night

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAdam Kerr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Nation's Feast

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetClayton Bruce

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mother

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMarcelina Lopez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Indetermenate Sentence

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetErnest Lesh

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • You Can't Make Love Happen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDesiree Harris

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • In My Father's House

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetWei Kinnie

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • What If

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetArt Smalls

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Jim's Poem

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetElizabeth Fijalkiewicz

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Voice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetErin Fitzgerald

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sadness Underground

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetFrancesca Bohan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Broken Home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAmanda Abelenda

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Persephone's Walk

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetEdlynn Nau

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Together

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKyle Schlosser

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Phosphorescence

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetLindsy Weyrick

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • When I See You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetWilliam Robertson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fog

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetSavana Middleton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Radiating Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetLuke Mueller

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Imperfectly Yours

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetDanielle Leonardi

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The One That Got Away

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetShaun Weller

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Forever Happy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetChris Schenck

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • my lying cry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCadence Harrington

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Silence Is Deafening

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetGabrielle Hosli

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Love Mask

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetOctava Moore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Premature Marigold

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetNicholas Harnett

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • I Met Them in December

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMegan Smith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • My Wish

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetKenneth Fiyod

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stay Open

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetBrian Ayllon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • I'll Watch You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetHarleigh Batterson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • A Pretty Little Bird

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTyler Holmes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sobriety Rocks

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetSusan Lake

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hereditary Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJaeden Rickman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Eternity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKevin Forward

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Hollow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetEmily Thompson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Silent Harangue

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAna Babcinetchi

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Spring

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAnna Noga

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Harvest

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDaniel Deaton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Cold

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAshton Mitchell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Broken Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJoanne Cherisma-Stallings

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Imagination

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetLuca Albert

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Mountain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetNicholas Sauter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Your Stone Wall

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAdrian Lovenduski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Happily Married

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetElizabeth Girard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Intertwined

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetHaylee Torres

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Untitled

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetSydney Delaurier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Will You Still Love Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetEmily Quintanilla

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • If Love Could Talk

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJamie Ciancitto

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lasting Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetShandi McDaniel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • First Date

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJohnny Maldonado

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • The Invitation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetPatricia Wagner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • This Dance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSara Abdelnaby

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Worlds Inside

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAnthony Miller

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 5 a.m.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMichelle Frederick

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Cameo Buttons and Gingham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAmber Sutherland

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mother Africa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAzhane Patterson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Plague

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetEddy Graham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Come to Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMargo Venkateswaran

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Heaven's Doors

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetNeleah Watkins

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Blouse

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJeanette Watson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Real Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetCiera Taylor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Delicately Woven Dreams

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAmber Harris

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • What You See

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetEmma Graeff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Blues

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetVinceline Bertrand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Tempus Fugit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetRebecca Driscoll

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Without Her

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetGreg Roberts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Collateral

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetTatiana Courtney

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Letter from the Better

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetShailiegh Piepmeier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The March

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetKrisann Schwanke

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Depression

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJaney Trosper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Above and Below

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetZoe Smith-Holladay

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The End of All Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJulia Casale

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Crossroad

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMitchel Harrington

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Breaking Free

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKelly Chikey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Honey Tree

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetSadie Lane

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Depression

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSierra Abbott

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Shipyard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAyla Hoeve

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Art of Nostalgia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetTaylor Parsons

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • I Am Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAleena Manoj

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Shallow Waters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMichael Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Walking Galaxy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJackie Boian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Survivor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMatthew Sudduth

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Imagine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetDestiny Curley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Social Media Mask

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRene Sacchitella

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Visage

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMary Simmons

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Not So Special Day

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetRylee Lemley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Lost Paradise

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAnitha Joseph

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tears

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetHope Miller

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • He Said, She Said

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetTheresa Seward

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Death, Be Kind

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetEvelyn Gonzalez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Test

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMedina Danish

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mysteries of Their Minds

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJustice Griffee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Death's Heartbeat

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetPaul Kenward

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Depression

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetLeanne Mills

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Two Means to an End

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetIan Klein

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Melantho's Lament

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAmanda Kural

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Duets

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetSamantha Meadows

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Modern Life

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetBraxton Stratton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Fate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKeondra Scott

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Moon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetCindy Barbosa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Journey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMichael Strand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Why?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAlexis Gantt

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Look Up

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAlexis Guevara

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Purple Heart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMagdelena Allen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • A Positive Spin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetJanet Piper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Battles Within

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSateva Walling

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pure

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCarson Werner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Toska

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetLauren McNamara

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Artist

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetEve Schortgen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lost and Unfound

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetTerry Bonnar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Beast

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJulie Stark