The Holtonian

Dad

Mary Gorden

April 28, 2016

Dad, you are like a hurricane. I still see your aftermath in my reflection wrecked, scattered, strewn, yet you evaporated years and years ago. Your waterline is still drawn on my mother’s skin, a reminder of when you ...

Not a Victim

Mary Gorden

April 28, 2016

I am glass. I am glass at home while I sit behind my computer. Each word they type about me is a thrown rock projected by artificial light onto my skin at 9pm on a Tuesday night. I must pretend that the words thrown...

Glass

Mary Gorden

April 28, 2016

You treated me like I was a thin sheet glass in your hands. You believed whole-heartedly that I was frail and fragile- easy to crack. You thought you could see right through me.   You loved the idea of being...

Holton KAY Club Participates in Feed A Bee Campaign

Holton KAY Club Participates in Feed A Bee Campaign

Brooklyn Klahr and Janae Skaggs

April 27, 2016

Yeti Cups

Claire Mosier, Feature Editors

April 8, 2016

Do Yeti cups and coolers hold up to the hype? Yeti cups have recently become very popular with Holton High students. What exactly goes into a Yeti cup to keep your drinks cold longer? The Rambler cup is made from kitchen grade...

Instilling Confidence

Lyndie Copeland, Ad Manager

April 6, 2016

A short story written by Lyndie Copeland: In the middle of a Manhattan apartment swirled Archie Abbott. Streaming through the window, light glistened off of Archie’s 6’1” frame, highlighting his warm, brown hair and hazel...

Caffeinated Bliss

Lyndie Copeland, Ad Manager

April 6, 2016

A soft sweep of sensations,   Flooding, a stream of aromas, through my being.   Fragrant, sugary fragrances,   Suddenly, stress relieving,   Yet, I must wait. Minutes, oh agonizing minutes.   Patience...

Dark Illumination

Lyndie Copeland, Ad Manager

April 6, 2016

Oh, sweet light   Energy sparking, glowing bright   Passion and fervor, ignite   Faces tilt upward, glistening, basking in delight   Heated energy, generating excite   Illuminating...

How to Survive Your Last 30 Days

Maggie Pruitt, Newspaper Co-Editor

April 6, 2016

30 days left? What? Just yesterday I was parked in the pavement and received a ticket because I was supposed to be in the gravel. Senior year has swiftly flown by as we have celebrated senior nights, made plans for next year,...

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