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The Letter

Letters have always been apart of my life — from my first pen pal when I was 5 years old that I still write today, to me and my sisters placing decorated shoe boxes outside of our bedrooms for “mail.” Last year, my family and I moved overseas and letters […]

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The Jig of Tollymore

by Jenna Koo *Please note that this song should be viewed by Clay Magazine readers only. Please do not copy or share this song. Thank you.   What is a jig, one might ask? According to Dictionary.com, a jig is “a rapid, lively, springy, irregular dance for one or more […]

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A Sight to Behold

Tears fall Hearts break Weeping and sobbing fills the air The emptiness inside of me is unbearable The happiness around me has disappeared All joy replaced by sadness and grief The calmness is unsettling  The pain–a burden to the heart You breathed your last a few moments ago My last […]

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Makenzie Davis: Open Mic Editor

Meet Makenzie Davis, the 2017-2018 Open Mic Editor for clay! Born on April 5, 2000, this senior is a seventh-year TPSer who will be taking Theology Matters, U.S. Government and Economics, U.S. History, and English 4/5: British Literature. Located two and a half hours southwest of New Orleans in Lafayette, […]