Melon and Prosciutto

By Emma Condon (‘20)

I spent many summers in France. My mother is from a small town, Marchenoir, just two hours outside of Paris. The village has only a few notable buildings: the church, a single restaurant, a bakery, the butcher. There is a graveyard as well.

Excerpt from: Bhavya’s Afternoon

By Andi Grene (‘20)

Kala and Arvind’s house in New Jersey. Their lawn is sparsely decorated, and a large welcome mat sits outside of the front door on which about 8 pairs of sandals and children’s sneakers have been scattered. The inside of the house smells of jasmine and turmeric.