ByRomaissaa Benzizoune

Romaissaa Benzizoune is a rising senior at Hunter College High School who enjoys writing slam poetry, short stories, and passionate articles. She can be found studying at her local café, watching Law and Order SVU on the couch, and crooning to Amy Winehouse when no one else is around.

  1. Run rabbit run. You. a defiant pulse of color on the whitewashed hallway— I think that I knew that you would leave eventually, and I think that it’s fitting that we would discard you silently and collect your traces like streamers the night after a sweaty school dance.   Run rabbit run. in my head. you’re already walking away. Pointed nose, black hoodie you recede into a background of doormen and dog walkers and snow…