Novel conversations

By Sophie Stephens A recent rise in minority authors has kickstarted a literary movement that tackles issues like racism and police brutality through young adult fiction. Books like “Dear Martin” provide a way to bring students together through understanding each other’s backgrounds. The 2017-18 climate survey revealed that minority students at West felt unsafe, unwelcome or targeted … Continue reading Novel conversations

Excerpt: Just Before the Dawn (Sicut Ante Lucem)

Excerpt from Nanowrimo novel By Sophie Stephens Page 36-37 I go to look for my keys, keeping the phone pressed firmly against my ear. I grip onto my phone as if it were really Rosie I am holding on to. She finally speaks. “What have you heard so far, about Cooper?” “Nothing, his parents just … Continue reading Excerpt: Just Before the Dawn (Sicut Ante Lucem)