EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

Homewood-Flossmoor High School

EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

3-Object Story Winner!

Nathan Ford, '25 April 12, 2022

Writers were asked to include the following objects in a story of 100-300 words: onion, magnifying glass, flower “What’re you two doing in here?” The voice heard was gravely and deep. Slowly, I...

Overlooked, Nyla Bishop, 25

Death

Kevon Sloss, '22 April 6, 2022

One day I woke up and I just started thinking… What happens when I die? And what I realized was the only thing humans know about death is that person is now an empty husk. A shell of their former selves...

Closer Than They Appear, Amanda Lumpkins, 22

Four Years

Jakaylen Reynolds, '22 April 6, 2022

Your name rings in my ear like the eerie ringing of the phone  in the silent house that morning you passed. When I think of you.  I hear the ice bumping against your glass cup as you walk to...

Picrew Link used for making character shots: https://picrew.me/image_maker/1249827

Infinity (novel excerpt)

Cross Gordon, '24 April 6, 2022

Prologue  My eyes opened and instantly squinted against the sun. “Why did we have to put the bed right in front of the window where the sun rises every morning ?” I quietly grumbled. I threw my...

If you ever find yourself on the j train ….

Elise Armstrong, '22 March 13, 2022

If you ever find yourself on the j train …. Seek the nearest porch to sit on  or a pile of stairs  under a yolk-like sun  that runs it´s heat waves  through your coiled hair. If...

Find Your Joy in My Childhood

Gabrielle Brown, '22 March 13, 2022

If you ever find yourself in Matteson during the summer Make your way to Allemong Park You’ll see kids playing on the swings and slides Climbing the jungle gym and playing tag You’ll see football...

if you happen to be

Bianca Esparza, '22 March 13, 2022

If you ever find yourself at rock bottom Reassure yourself that it can’t get any worse You may feel the bumpy road cause you to stumble Some may try to knock you off your track The wind might test...

Amu

Welcome To My Heart

Rylee Miller, '25 March 9, 2022

Enter - Non Remittal - Privacy - Ice - Variation   Welcome, welcome Come in, come in Welcome to my heart  It’s been so long since I’ve had company But yes, enter please   Sorry...

Young Hearts and Minds by Nyla Bishop, 25

Breonna Taylor

Melissa Fateen, '23 March 5, 2022

No knock at the door  The police came barging in  Breonna Tayor was caught in the war  Bullets were flying through the wind  The family pleaded for justice  After people saw the video,...

Ode to Nature Art Contest

Ode to Nature Art Contest

March 5, 2022

RULES & GUIDELINES This must be an original visual piece. Photography, graphic design, painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, comics are welcome. Please send a compatible jpeg file. ...

March 5, 2022

Rules & Guidelines Your art piece must be original and visual. Photography, graphic design, painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, comics are welcome. Send as a jpeg file. Include...

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