The Charger Bulletin

The beating heart of modern poetry

Selena Soto , Contributing Writer March 9, 2021

Poetry is an art form by which people can express their emotions, experiences and vulnerabilities. It provides a platform for people to address hard topics, past trauma and current issues. Poetry transcends...

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The Charger Bulletin April 27, 2016

What if grass is greener on the other side, Because it’s always raining there, Where the ones who never fail to give, Hardly have enough to spare, Where the people with the broadest smiles, Have...

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The Charger Bulletin April 20, 2016

You Are You in the Moments When You’re Not Trying to Be. I met her in the shadows, On the sidelines, in between, Living in the spaces Where she could see but not be seen. And she taught me to...

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The Charger Bulletin March 30, 2016

Trust no kings kings put girls in towers trust your wings for girls with wings will soar past kings as they watch up from the towers. Atticus

Poetry Corner

The Charger Bulletin March 9, 2016

You’ve got your stories pressed like flowers On notebook pages to be preserves, As though the right for you to share them Has been as yet undeserved. Or perhaps it’s something primal To simply...

Poetry Corner

The Charger Bulletin February 24, 2016

If you want to catch a dream That lifts you high above the ground You must break free of the things That are intent to hold you down. Because the secret to success, The only way to ever grow, Is...

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The Charger Bulletin February 17, 2016

“I look at her sometimes, And wonder, out of all the faces In the world How did I find one So perfect For me.”

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The Charger Bulletin February 10, 2016

Mother Earth THE MOUNTAINS ARE MY BONES, THE RIVERS MY VEINS THE FORESTS ARE MY THOUGHTS, AND THE STARS ARE MY DREAMS THE OCEAN IS MY HEART, ITS POUNDING IS MY PULSE THE SONGS OF THE EARTH...

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The Charger Bulletin January 27, 2016

“Promises” I promised to kiss her, A million times Before I died, 50 a day for the rest of our lives. And when I was gone, She could smile. Knowing there wasn’t a piece On her I missed -Atticus

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The Charger Bulletin December 9, 2015

The Numbers Game There are 559 plates 4000 plastic cups stacked in 10 by 10 row crates, about 10,000 utensils 600 bowls 354 pans and 3 coffee stains that lay across the blue and green tiles that cover...

This Is What Strength Looks Like

The Charger Bulletin November 18, 2015

By: Sierrah Smalls, Damani Piper, Shakoyah Brown, Keana DuBose, Keshawna Alderman, and Tage Dasrat Sometimes strength is accepting defeat Resurrecting your body from the dead Defeat is not an ending...

Poetry Corner

The Charger Bulletin November 18, 2015

In a sea of strangers you’ve longed to know me Your life spent sailing to my shores The arms that yearn to someday hold me Will ache beneath the heavy oars Please take your time and take it slowly As...

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The Charger Bulletin October 28, 2015

She often felt lonely, Despite a crowded room. She liked to stay up late, And tell stories to the moon. She danced in what little light, The stars allowed to be seen, And she often kept herself awake, For...

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The Charger Bulletin October 14, 2015

What if I read to you a story, Starting; “Once Upon A Time,” And you realised that it was your life, Spelt out on every line, Would you hear my voice with wonder, As it brushed across each word, And...

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The Charger Bulletin October 7, 2015

“5:52 a.m. and I’m thinking about Crunching leaves on the pavement, The groaning wind and bonfire And how they all sound like You. I was thinking of October And somehow I thought of you.” -P.M

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