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The Student News Site of Frederick High School

Frederick Lantern

The Student News Site of Frederick High School

Frederick Lantern

Frederick High’s literary magazine

The Letters

The Letters

Sophia Wiegert, Special Contributor November 11, 2023

I can’t talk to my owner Ashley. She’s my best friend. She has pretty long blonde hair, pale skin, and brown eyes. But I can't talk to her -- all I can do is wag my tail and give her my puppy eyes...

Eight Hours a Night

Eight Hours a Night

Amelie Baca, Fiction Contributor October 31, 2023

I walk slowly down the street watching the house numbers get smaller and smaller until I can no longer see what they say. Each house is the same beige building with a large tree growing out front, its...

The Crash: An Anthology

The Crash: An Anthology

Ryan Cote, Special Contributor May 11, 2023

Ashley If she knew she would cry. No she wouldn't, she wouldn't even Believe me because that's Not how she raised me. But she doest know The mistakes I made, Stupid decisions cost more. People now...

Not Crazy

Not Crazy

Payton Torres, Special Contributor May 4, 2023

Who else sat here? What did they talk about?  “Anton…”  What was so screwed up about them, that they too had to sit here for over an hour?  “Antonyo.” Ugh…how much longer is this? I...

Banana Chase

Banana Chase

Jaden Onstott, Special Contributor April 27, 2023

The streets of Brazil with many tourists (people cutouts) where DONNA, a cop, watches the tourists and REGGY, a young adult wearing a coat hiding a stuff animal monkey and bananas, enters. REGGY: Okay,...

My Name Is. . .

My Name Is. . .

Micah Wittler, Special Contributor April 20, 2023

At opening, we see Clark behind the counter of the new Circle K. Clark is energetic and enthusiastic, in many ways seeming larger than life because of his huge animations. Enter a tired Munamis, trudging...

Don’t Worry

Don’t Worry

Azucena Carbajal-Tapia, Special Contributor April 13, 2023

“Hey, are you ready to go?” “Yeah, let me just grab my keys. Everything is in the car, right?” “Yes, I put everything in there, don't worry.” We jumped in the car and started driving off. “This...

Bumpi

Bumpi

Rylee Lorimer, Special Contributor April 6, 2023

In my nightmare, I see my grandpa standing there. Never blinking, never smiling, never breathing. Bumpi died when I was ten. It was the first death of a loved one that I experienced. I was his girl, and...

Our Colorful Tree

Our Colorful Tree

Azucena Carbajal-Tapia, Special Contributor March 30, 2023

As I sit here and write about a colorful tree,  I watch the leaves fall and think to myself,  this is the key.  The key to our memories,  the key to our families.    I see the beautiful...

Time Heals

Time Heals

Ella Haas, Special Contributor March 23, 2023

6 AM is when you first wake up.  When you don’t know yet or don’t even care what the day is going to bring. This is when you two meet for the first time. You feel refreshing feelings of love and...

From the Deep

From the Deep

Oliva Ray, Special Contributor March 16, 2023

“SOS” Zoe sketched in the stand with a stick that had fallen from the trees. Valerie rolled her eyes at her sister. The two were stuck at their grandma’s house on the coast of Rhode Island for the...

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