Charlotte Cao

Charlotte Cao

Column: A ‘Love Letter’ to poetry

Column: A ‘Love Letter’ to poetry

Like satin, the syllables slip off of structured stanzas, stumbling then settling into the softened recesses of my heart. I swallow, and then this art, this poem, plummets, like stone, like a cherry pit, into the round of my stomach. This is it: what we have lost to...

Citizen of the world: Gina Cardini

Citizen of the world: Gina Cardini

“It's beautiful being a citizen of the world. That's what I call myself, because I don't really have a home or a place to call my home,” Gina Cardini said. Over Zoom, I watch as a wistful smile blooms across senior Gina Cardini’s face after she shares this...