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English, Literature, and Modern Languages

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Creative Writing | Nonfiction

Type of Work



This is a nonfiction short I wrote as part of a collection of shorts concerning my home. This piece specifically addresses how to fix something that doesn't seem blatantly broken, but something is definitely wrong. I play with concepts of a the color orange as hope but come to realize orange can mean more than just hope, and life can be as complex as colors.

Contributor's Note

I'm a Junior English major at Cedarville University pursuing a minor in Creative Writing. I'm interested in accurately portraying the world, primarily through human interaction and the tension that occurs. I hope to accurately portray both the major and minor themes of life, as a Christian author who wants to make good art while maintaining my world view. I adamantly believe it can be done, and I hope my work is found to be thought-provoking, beautiful, and truthful.


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