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Straylight Open Mic Night

Open Mic this fall kicked off with the comedy stand-up stylings of high-schooler Liam Maier and followed with original music by Nick Leptich. Margo Cuisinier’s spoken word piece gave voice…

Poems by Katherine Yets

Skinny Dipping in Ottawa It was dark. Every longing star in the sky reflected on the placid water, begging to be touched. I stepped into this galaxy— as quiet as…

The Ventriloquist’s Dummy and Terra Cognita by Srinjay Chakravarti

THE VENTRILOQUIST’S DUMMY His face, always inscrutable— but mine’s always grinning: funny-faced little boy, how dumb you must think I am! A travesty of his inflections, that’s all is there…