The Saintly Review, now in its fourth year, is seeking submissions of creative work for its 2019 issue. Published annually each fall, The Saintly Review accepts poetry, fiction, personal essays, and artwork. We’re very excited to see the very best creative work the Emmanuel community has to offer. ALL are encouraged to submit their previously …

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Sam Smith Hearing the rustle of the stones on my driveway makes me want to fade into nothingness. Beep beep is followed by an enthusiastic dragged-out holler: “we’re hereeee.” I sigh in distress. It wasn’t until I peeked out the window with only a quarter of my eye that it sunk in. I wish I …

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He did not see what he wanted on
my tree
He could not see behind my many
tangled branches

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Across a busy intersection there is an apartment building that I spent many sleepless nights in. From the outside, you could mistake it for a prison.

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Please believe I tried my best
to create pointed and powerful
responses to your questions

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