Viking Call

Upper Merion High's Student Newspaper


Art & Poetry

An End

Pretty crimson blossoms from dazzling gold,Its vibrancy seeps into every crevice, Flows, then stains the ground so effortlessly,As if that’s what it was made to do. And the crystalline tears stream down once more,Cloudy eyes no longer reflect the pristine…

Art & Poetry

RE: if You Were

If you were the sputtering engine that drags on some more,that drags me along for fun and games, that tells me to be me and makes me feel special. If you were that spark that shines in the sky,that lives…

Art & Poetry

Daylight Savings Time

We set our clocks an hour ahead, Gain an hour of sleepBut this so called giftSeems rather cheap We wake up to the sun now, Though our time with the sun is getting thinnerThe light fades much quicker Completely gone…

Art & Poetry

Why Winter?

Flowers in the meadow Unprepared for the frostI wonder if they see what’s coming Or just watch in aweAs the clouds roll over,Promising something refreshing and familiarAn old friend appears, but in a different stateFormerly soft, wet and warm, Now…


One Last Time

The years go by in a blur Tragedy striking the hearts of all that we wereIn the confusion, it was never the sameThings have gone, and new ideas cameIn and out I have gone With only the hopeful promise of…

Art & Poetry

Scary School Poem

A creak on the stairsA bump in the nightAre surely enoughTo fill me with fright Though no creepy monsterAnd no minor scareCould match my feeling that nightCouldnt even compare The whole day at schoolHad gone by, uneventfulThough when I got…