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The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

The student news site of Manitou Springs High School

The Prospector

Tumbler

Tumbler

Serena Holvenstot May 5, 2022

A draft of cool air from outside bursts through the opening door, and lightens my body as it blows past me. I take a deep breath and open my eyes. The long blue tumble track in front of me is...

A Love Story

A Love Story

Sean Lowe April 14, 2022

Whence He had come, none knew. Not a word had been uttered from His lips, yet the people loved Him. With great compassion He gazed upon them all, and His loving touch was a healing one. The...

Santiel

Santiel

Lucian Castilleja April 1, 2022

It was April 2021 around the 10th. I was not that happy at that time because I was trying to grow up too fast, which wasn't ideal, but I tried getting my mind off things by trying...

The Sunday before the planned protest, parents chalked the student parking lot with pride flags.

Safe Space

Elanor Fugate March 16, 2022

Dr. Moen reeled as she checked her inbox. Her mind raced, her heart pounded. The email had seemed insignificant at first, just a note from another Manitou community member as Dr. Moen sat...

The Silent Waltz of The Reverie

The Silent Waltz of The Reverie

Sadie House March 10, 2022

The ship known as The Reverie seemed particularly chilly for the middle of July. Although perhaps he should’ve expected the cantankerous waves to bring in a storm. Ray Drewitt intended...

Tick...Tick...Tock

Tick…Tick…Tock

Jules Navaratne March 9, 2022

10:05 AM Chiming bells of chaos reverberated through the empty corridors, in through the seams of closed doors, and into the minds of hungry individuals. Both joyous that the time...

Eryn Hilyard poses with her co-author and best friend Anya Tabor.  Hilyard wrote the prologue posted here.

Prologue: “The Key and The Beholder”

Eryn Hilyard February 8, 2022

Walking along the cobbled path that leads to the village, if one listens close enough, they can hear the melodies that choir from the lush trees and golden fields beyond the road. Even in the...

Pains Release

Pain’s Release

Seth Mitchell November 22, 2021

My piece titled “Pain’s Release” captures my battle with myself. It captures how some have the little pain inside our heads telling us we are not enough. This piece tells us that we...

Me, Myself, and I

Me, Myself, and I

Jalen Lindh November 16, 2021

Do I have to suffer for the way I am? I’m crumbling like a sand castle, damn. I thought I held my up my walls, strong and tall, When in reality, they’ll easily just fall. What’s the pointing...

Vehemence

Vehemence

Jensen Delius May 3, 2018

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