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Jim Thorpe-Glen Onko Waterfall Trail

Maureen Farley, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018

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Narrow paved roads coiled around the outside of the mountain like a snake slithering around its prey before it’s time to strike. The gravel crunched and popped beneath the sluglike tires. As our car inched higher and higher my...

Tales from the Ram’s Horn Diner

Kirsten Magas, Special to the Quad

April 16, 2018

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"The Ram's Horn Diner wasn't a far walk, but time went slowly with every passing face in town."

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Tales from the Ram’s Horn Diner

Daniel S. Farling, Special to the Quad

April 9, 2018

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"He studied the room carefully, praying he would have the opportunity to look cool again and kick down another door. No such luck. The floor was littered with empty bags of chips and soda cans, and a CRT TV buzzed in the corner with the soft glow of the Halo pause screen, a ratty bean bag chair in front of it."

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Schism: A psychodrama

Alexander Breth, Photography/Design Editor

April 9, 2018

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"So imagine my reaction when I get a note passed from this girl's friend to me. Kelly is so into you, Stephen. You should totally ask her out. The page of notebook paper was littered with little doodles and other things that teenage girls would scribe on such documents. I stared blankly at the page."

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Boy like you

Boy like you

March 26, 2018

Jenna and Leila

Camryn Meckley, Special to the Quad

March 26, 2018

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Jenna, Leila and Collin are left standing motionless, speechless, on the front lawn outside the house party watching Mike stumble away. He had his chest puffed and his fists clenched, trying to look manly and strong even though h...

Boy like you

Boy like you

March 5, 2018

Tales from the Ram’s Horn Diner

Creative Writing Club

March 5, 2018

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PREFACE Some moments in certain places lend themselves to become a story. The cosmic timing of a situation links itself to become something greater. Some would call this happenstance. Others may label it coincidence. A select few wou...

Two dates in one night

Chelsea Voldase, Special to the Quad

March 5, 2018

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I was in my black dress at Seasons 52 waiting for my date to arrive. I had never met this guy before. I had applied for one of those online dating sites, and this guy did not have a picture. We had chatted online before, and seemed...

Tales from the Ram’s Horn Diner

Joyce Weiner, Special to the Quad

February 26, 2018

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“Oops. Sorry bud. Didn’t see you there,” the massive human smirked behind shrieks of laughter. He had a gaggle of other massive humans behind him, who were slapping their legs in between hysterical laughter.”

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Jenna and Leila

Camryn Meckley, Special to the Quad

February 26, 2018

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Jenna was scrolling through her phone while Leila was still getting ready. She was looking at all of the pictures she had of her and Mike. They used to be so happy and seeing all of this was giving her doubts about breaking up...

Tales from the Ram’s Horn Diner

Max James, Features Editor

February 19, 2018

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“The conversation laid dormant, resting like a volcano inside the red faux-leather seats, waiting to spring again.”

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