Spring 2019

Take a step into the Watermark, a creative website filled with short stories, poems, recipes, and blogs. All content was written and performed by students in Mr. Kimbell's creative writing class at Jeffersonville High School.

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  My name is sam, i’m 17 and in prison. It’s honestly a really long story but my therapist tells me i need to write about it to discuss…

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I need to study so I can pass this test Can’t stay focused but i’ll try my best As time fades I start to rest Now I sleep inside…

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A day without a phone

I woke up and started to get dressed, as I finished getting ready for the school I realize my phone is gone. For the next 20 minutes I tear…

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It’s beautiful The sweat and smiles all blurring together My eardrums are ringing so loud I can barely hear the music You can feel the happiness in the air…

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Here calls your mother under the snippet tree Laying to escape focus on crunching leaves Billowing your desires dying of your design Mother to summon her own Crash of…

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I´m a watcher and a listener. That´s the basis of my job. I watch for the people I know are involved in crime and I listen to other people…

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Home Alone

At my cabin in the woods all alone And then, BOOM An Earth shattering crack from not too far away Could it be a monster on the outside Even…

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The Men with Five Million IQ

The Men with Five Million IQ   It is down in the boonies of southern Chicago where two bums named Bill and Phil begin their journey. A journey which…

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Jeffersonville High School, 2016