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Aspirations  Literary/Art Magazine

Selections for ASPIRATIONS 2020

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Allentown High School

Writers
Rebecca Hopkins -- ERROR No_Feelings
Rebecca Klein -- Anxiety
Hannah Linkowsky -- Washing Your Hands
Hannah Linkowsky -- West Flamingo Circle
 

Ewing High School

Writer
Nina Pschar -- Idleness
 

Hightstown High School

Artists
Jenna Adams -- Sylvester the Cat
Hilario Agurto -- Childhood Photo
Isabella Ames -- Cadaverous
Isabella Ames -- Paul-joseph Notre
Ethan Bandel -- All Star
Julia Colonna -- The Ghost of You
Julia Colonna -- Seven Devils #1
Robertson Darko Jr. -- In Depth
Robertson Darko Jr. -- Setting Feelings
Chester Diaz I -- Repent
Haylie Navarro -- Flower Girl
 
Fiyin Ogunsola -- Inside the Mind of a Dreamer
Drashti Patel -- Blend In
Kai Quezada -- Down the Road
Johann Rajan -- Bust of Neptune
Logan Reisbord -- Below
Parker Roberts -- The Final Strike
Delaney Slattery -- Skullflake
Amy Szeles -- The Layers Under Her Pretty Face
Peter Tran -- Birth of a New Model
Peter Tran -- Okawari Floral Dance

Hopewell Valley Central High School

Writers
Mea Allex -- The Power of Motherly Love
Brooke Blackwell -- I'm Afraid
Brooke Blackwell -- Tell Her What She Missed In Class Yesterday
Mia Bruno -- The Sky & Her Moods
Cameron Confer -- Winter's Rain
Celine Edmonds -- The Magical Mom Mind
Meagan Gordon -- My Mothers' Soothing Song
Ayla Mauk -- Chemistry
Aaron Newton -- The Fair Folk
Esben Olsen -- The Freezing Tree
Sigurt Olsen -- Last Minute at the Airport
Kiril Petrosian -- Battle Of The Eraser and The Lead
Kyle Pisauro -- No will power
Emilie Sawicki -- Wake Up
Mathew Sing -- The Power of Laughter
Chris Tobia -- "I missed English class yesterday, what did we do?"
Keenan Wallace -- Tar and Leaks
Daniel Wolf -- Many Worlds, Many Mistakes
Artists
Eliana Brown -- Summertime
Zoƫ Dec -- Overgrown Time
Seraphina Gillman -- Offering to Demeter in Pomegranate Juice
Seraphina Gillman -- Pour Me Out
Dominic Guarino -- Balloon reflection
Campbell Johnson -- Tea Time
Dylan Kalina -- Still Life of a Handbag
Dylan Kalina -- Interior of a Kitchen Drawer
Alexandra Marcus -- Antiques
Alexandra Marcus -- Listening to Music
William May -- Rosary
William May -- Grandpa Ted
Kristen McDonough -- Bell Reflections
Sullivan Meyer -- The World in a Branch: An Exploration of the Constructal Law
Rebecca Michelson -- Bethlehem
Rebecca Michelson -- Healing
Aaron Newton -- Bee
Aaron Newton -- Bored
Sofia Venezia -- Bright Eyes

Lawrence High School

Writers
C.R. Sai -- Our Blazing Star
Evelyn Carroll -- The Person Across the Room
Courtney Copeland -- Free Verse Poem
Jonah Gesenberg -- I Do Not Like Writing Poems
 
Synai McNair -- Haiku #1
Synai McNair -- Haku #2
Synai McNair -- Haiku #3
Eliza Moulder -- Our Search for Neverland (From the point of view of IGen)
Macey Vice -- Drowning

Nottingham High School North

Writer
Derek Grbac -- Malus Domestica
 

The Lawrenceville School

Writers
Kristen Li -- Poppies
Chelsea Wang -- Halley's Orbit
 

This program is made possible in part by the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission through funding from the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, A Partner Agency of the National Endowment of the Arts.