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CHS’s Advanced Creative Writers Publish Student Literary Magazine
Posted on 05/31/2023
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Carson High School’s Advanced Creative Writing Class published their 2023 issue of the Student Literary Magazine, Bolt of Blue. This year's student-chosen theme for Bolt of Blue is "Growing up," a universal experience that touches us all in different ways.

“Through poetry, fiction and memoir, our writers explore the moments that have shaped them, the lessons they have learned, and the people who have influenced their paths,” said Anna Wilkerson, Carson High Creative Writing teacher. “I am honored to be taking over the reins as Editor in Chief of Carson High School's Bolt of Blue Literary Magazine and to have had the privilege to work with this year's incredible group of talented young writers.”

The writers whose work is featured are Seniors Ayden Acock, Olivia Baglin, Bennett Card, Samuel Dalton, Erik Deusenberry, Kyra Dunham, Vicente Esparza-Mata, Charles Ferrel, Dorothy Fitzgerald, Alan Gomez Jauregui, Jessica Gonzales, Aiden Grime, Elena Guzman Salas, Kira Jackson, Nehemiah Juarez, Beyonce Quirarte Maldonado, Maya Sanchez, Aydree Shehorn, Rachel Slatauski, Lisa Solis, Micheala Stinson, Cassidy Udey, Harlie Vatella, Daleah Waren, Kenadie Watson, Jadyn Williams, William Wright, and Jayden Yochum.

Bolt of Blue’s May 2023 issue, “Growing Up” can be accessed online at

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Photo Credit: Anna Wilkerson
(Back row) Olivia Baglin, Bennett Card, Charles Ferrel, Ayden Acock, Dorothy Fitzgerald, Vicente Esparza-Mata, Nehemiah Juarez, Aiden Gomez Jauregui, Aiden Grime, (Middle Row) William Wright, Beyonce Quirarte Maldonado, Jadyn Williams, Daleah Warren, Samuel Dalton, Erik Deusenberry, Rachel Slatauski, Kenadie Watson, Micheala Stinson, (Front Row) Elena Guzman Salas, Maya Sanchez, Lisa Solis, Kira Jackson, Aydree Shehorn, Kyra Dunham, Jessica Gonzalez, (Not Pictured) Cassidy Udey, Harlie Vatella, Jayden Yochum.