EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

Homewood-Flossmoor High School

EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

EDDA Art & Literary Magazine

A Helping Hand, Nyla Bishop, 25

An Ode to Who?

Julianne Posey, '26 December 7, 2022

This is an ode  To my empty mind With a thirst for words that just won’t come Parched by the persistent pest that is Procrastination   This is an ode To the rhythmic tap of...

Red Flowers  

Sydney Villanueva, '24 November 28, 2022

A new month comes around  Autumn leaves fall down Falling down like crimson  Resonating between her legs  There is a growing pain of crimson  Pooling crimson water suffocating mammals  Red...

Magazine Cover Contest!

October 31, 2022

Guidelines: Deadline is January 9th @ midnight. We are looking for an interesting, engaging COVER that fits our theme of MAGICAL REALISM. Magical Realism is a style/genre which combines both realistic...

Bouquet, Javiyah Israel, 25


Georgia Mott, '23 October 16, 2022

  “the process of adapting or becoming used to a new situation” A word I have gotten to know very well recently As I watched my brother leave for his final year of college I thought...

faded violence

Mila Ponce, '25 September 9, 2022

my doorway it stands guarding a  paradise; a prison home to beautifully tender wounds— dusted with roses and sore to the touch you may choose to see these wounds their hurt, their...


Valentina Gonzalez, '26 September 9, 2022

You give me beautiful roses With petals like fire to light up my day Soon enough I have enough to fill my empty vase But as soon as I take them My finger bleeds

Railroad, Brooklyn Edwards, 23

Where I Come From Class of 2023

September 5, 2022

By Christina Franklin I'm a black girl that plays with  voodoo dolls, instead of barbies  they say my skins is a sin but my skin holds the wonders of the earth and wind  they say my hair looks...

H-F Viking Spirit Poetry & Visual Art Contest

H-F Viking Spirit Poetry & Visual Art Contest

August 18, 2022

RULES & GUIDELINES FOR POEM: This must be an original piece of writing and not exceed 25 lines. Submit ONLY 1 poem. Please send a compatible file Google Doc or Word Doc. Include your...

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...

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...

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