Entree

Below is a piece I wrote back in 2010 that I submitted to the Borne Prize. I ended up being a finalist for the writing competition and it was later published in my high school’s literary journal. – Dahv   Black beaked trapeze artists perch on the gutter. Hornets’ nests crust the door hinge. Shutters, open, tilt like flexed wings. …

Don’t Lie, We Know You’re Nervous

This past Thursday, I had to give an introductory speech in my Public Speaking class. Even with all my experience performing – talking to audiences, talking to producers, performing for audiences – I always get a little nervous. My palms start to sweat and it feels as if I’m suddenly losing my voice. Normal, right? Anyway, I give the speech …