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

                                                                                • 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 Taylor

                                                                                                                              • 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 Holmes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 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