River Richards reads “In the Wake” by Anne Haven McDonnell
River Richards is a WVC running start student in her senior year of high school. She wants continue writing and hopes one day she can become a college English professor and influence her students as she has been influenced throughout her creative writing and poetry classes.
Megan Whitener reads “Why I Am Not President: A Campaign Speech” by Dennis Held
Meg Whitener is an artist, aspiring writer and student at Wenatchee Valley College. She currently lives in the Pacific Northwest with her awe inducing son, three parakeets, and a small jungle of house plants.
Olivia Schroeder reads “She’s Going to Be Beautiful” by Todd Boss
Olivia Schroeder is a student at Wenatchee Valley College. A world traveller and lover of all animals. Olivia is passionate about recovery and helping others find sobriety. Poetry has helped Olivia deepen her level of recovery and express and share her true self with others.
Chevelle Yeckel is a scholar, a poet and a biophiliac. She is currently enrolled in Wenatchee Valley College with hopes of transferring to Oregon State university to further her pursuits of a career in natural resource management.