Annabel Shaw

Annabel Shaw is a senior in high school taking class at Bellevue College. In her spare time she enjoys writing and painting. Her focus with her poetry is to work to convey the relatable struggles she feels most high school students have, especially in a time of transition.

Burnout

I don’t know whyWe so often describe our lives with fire.We light the match, we play with flames,Get burned, become burned out.I remember going to two storesTo find the right light bulbs.My dad bought them for me,The ones that replicate…