This section is dedicated to literary works such as poetry, short stories, flash fiction, fiction, and prose written by AAU students.

Elshan

Shade of Rain

Her Routine

Forgotten treasures

Poetry

Shade of Rain

  Red as a Leaf  Falling from the trees  so is my heart  Why Panic if he  is blue and you are  a shade of rain It will only be  What it...

Her Routine

Sunday has just ended, and as the sun begins its battle with the night, fighting for it’s chance to breathe once more, an alarm...

Forgotten treasures

Wiped out of memory, gone childhoods and old hometowns, Left in the past, first loves, and fears, and doubts. We treasure what beckons our...

Long Reads

Elshan

At this time of the day, the boulevard was full of people. The moon and the stars were bright, their lights twinkling, shaded by...

Rahul

India can be a strange place. Your whole life is based around elders shielding you from the opposite sex and teaching you to be...

On the Premises of Death

We all crave suspense, adrenaline, danger, fear. Not all of us show it, but it’s a part of our psychology. Freud named this impulse...

Xenophobia in Prague in the Era of Globalization

“You don’t want to move here.” He chuckles into a sigh with this slightly foreboding warning, but it doesn’t seem like it’s meant to...

Behind Closed Doors in an Irish Household

Ballyfermot, Ireland—I patiently follow Dennis’ shiny black leather shoes as they shuffle up the driveway, up to the small, white two-story house. Dennis gets...