• January 30Newspaper meetings each Monday, after school, in room 109!

  • January 30THS Gazette wants YOU on its staff.

  • January 11See Mr. Denvir in rm. 109 for information about joining the school newspaper!

A Day in the Life

Sydney Burson

May 30, 2018

Filed under Literary

There comes a time in everyone’s life where you have to grow up. You have to grow up and live in the “real” world. You have to get a job and follow corporate rules and pay stupid taxes and do adult things. Sure, it’s exciting...

Captivation

Jaida (Jay) Donnerstag

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

Hanging from the ceiling Shackled and chained Held captive by your captivation   No chance to strike back Destined for each jab No mouth Nor face Just hit to the core Boxer slips on his gloves As the naked...

The Walk

Gienalyn Sayat

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

The double doors give way to the wind, drawing her out into the vacuum. Open sky looms above, but the stars are stifled by a hazy orange veil, creeping out from behind building silhouettes. Shrugging her bag on one shoulder, she...

Strained

Hannah Sturtsman

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

I feel as though life will never be the same. I always thought about the bond between a mother and a daughter was something so strong, it could never fail. But, what happens if that daughter gets kidnapped? I never truly realized...

my palace at 2:51am

Denny Eugenio

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

my palace at 2:51 am ~~~ my mother would always tell me to keep my body safe from wandering hands, for it was a palace only those who were worthy enough got to enter. and as the years went by, I promise that I would. but then, I di...

Good Cause

Allison Lodge

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

They said it was for a good cause. They said it was going to make our families proud. But what they didn’t tell us is that it would be like this. When joining, I knew what the outcomes could be. I knew the consequences that...

Everything Is Not What It Appears To Be

Alexis Danielson

May 24, 2018

Filed under Literary

Standing in a dim and sunless apartment room, a shadow looms over a boy as a small box television blares nearby. Papers and tools are scattered everywhere across the floor and furniture. An intensifying light, which was being...

Free at Last

Zoe Madrazo

May 3, 2018

Filed under Literary

Nobody understands why I stay with her, but everyone knows I don’t care what they think. The good days are worth a million bad ones. She and I are complicated, but I can take it. I would rather go through all the pain and keep...

The Prophet

Yetzali Peña

May 3, 2018

Filed under Literary

The darkness around me feels more enjoyable than one might think. There are many sounds, tones, textures, smells, and so much more that provide people and objects their own stories, such as my dad. My dad does not come home often...

That Damn Ball

Tyler Tumminelli

May 3, 2018

Filed under Literary

It was 8:07 PM on a Friday night. We were talking on face-time. I was playing air guitar to Eric Johnson’s “Cliffs of Dover” and she was making her peppermint tea. 8:16 rolls around and she burns her finger on stove and...

The best worst moment

Daniele Schirru

May 3, 2018

Filed under Literary

Wow, that week has been long, and hard. They warned me about the finals, so luckily I was prepared for it. And having guitar club almost every day.. American life was tiring! That Friday I could finally go back home and relax....

Literary