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    "L'Étranger" by Albert Camus
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    "I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream" by Harlan Ellison
    A  short story about the last surviving humans being held captive in the mind of a vengeful supercomputer.
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    "A Separate Peace" by John Knowles
    A novel about a young man struggling with his distorted identity; the tree represents a major turning point in his story.
  • "A Box to Hide In" by James Thurber
    A short story about a man who seeks isolation.
  • "All Summer in a Day" by Ray Bradbury
    A science fiction short story about a girl who was denied seeing the sun that only came out every seven years.
  • "The Divine Comedy" by Dante Alighieri
  • “Cancer in September” by Cara Dorris
    A poem published in the spring 2012 issue of Watershed Journal.