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The Jaguar Renassaince

Various forms of artwork are submitted to be featured on The Main Street Journal’s website and in some cases are considered for placement on the print copy of the newspaper.

The Jaguar Renassaince Subcolumns

You make me

September 27, 2020 7:40pm | Shyann Snyder

You make me laugh when I want to cry, Make me live when I want to die, Make me smile when I want to frown. You turn my life upside down. Believe in me when no one else does You’re my now, my is, my […]


September 16, 2020 12:37pm | Virginia Bates

I’m home all day with nothing to do, but work I look outside and wish that I could go somewhere,  but I’m trapped I want to leave these walls that keep me imprisoned but I can’t I can’t because it’s dangerous outside I can’t because […]


September 8, 2020 11:21pm | Virginia Bates

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors? And the people there see you differently, too? Coming back to where you started is not the same […]

What is love to me ?

September 8, 2020 11:21pm | Shyann Snyder

Love is an important thing for many people especially me. So many things have made me realize that love is an important thing for many. You don’t understand many people don’t receive any love form their family or anyone but when someone is in a […]

What Is Fear??

September 4, 2020 11:41pm | Jada Winder

The meaning of fear to me is being afraid to accomplish something. Fear can also mean to be scared of someone and/or something. I have fears of certain animals like dogs, cats, and squirrels. Sometimes having fear of something can stop you from doing what […]

Why Am I Taking Summer School?

June 17, 2020 9:04pm | Virginia Bates

Why Am I Taking Summer School? In the 2019-2020 year, I was a Sophomore at Charles Herbert Flowers I have passed my classes for this school and am ready for the next when I am a Junior. However, when I look at my schedule for […]


June 13, 2020 7:28am | Joshua Fitch

In a world filled with changes each and every day, I feel I’m being judged for what I do and say. I remember back to Barbies and play days at the park, When I didn’t worry about other people’s remarks. Now looking in the mirror, […]

Life is Like A Marathon

June 13, 2020 7:25am | Joshua Fitch

Life is like a marathon That we cannot reject, we must run It’s a continuous route that we travel on At some points the path is tough, sometimes it’s fun Even though the trek is lengthy We don’t have to do it alone By your […]


June 13, 2020 7:15am | Joshua Fitch

Imagine yourself Alone in your head. You’re hanging, dangling From a silver thread. Empty, alone With the monsters within. Internally screaming, You just want to give in. Now imagine that’s you Every day, every hour. Forever sinking Like a wilting flower. You try to tell […]

For All Those People

June 13, 2020 7:13am | Joshua Fitch

This is for all those people Who hides in the dark, For those who feel hopeless, For those with a broken heart. This is for every child and teen Who is trying to flee from their fears, For those who cry themselves to sleep, For […]