The Lyre is currently preparing its eighth annual issue on the theme of “Questioning Memory and Nostalgia". We’re looking forward to reviewing submissions, so if you write, paint, or enjoy photography, check out our submission guidelines!

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Lyre Magazine publishes work by undergraduate writers and artists and SFU graduates. Non-undergraduate students who are not SFU students may also submit; priority will be
given to undergrads. 

Vol 8 (2017): Questioning Memory and Nostalgia

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Table of Contents

Poetry

An Aromatic War Zone
Emny Moghrabi
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An Ode to Companionship
Charles Michael Averin
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Brave Rain
Diana Drozdzik
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Ceasefire
N. Loth
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Glass Envelopes
Emny Moghrabi
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Haikus with Masters
Daniel de Culla
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I Killed The Spider
Meagan Schlee-Bedard
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Jack and Jill [Till Korsakoff Finds Us]
Marina Tsougrianis
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My Pretty Flower Friend
Marina Tsougrianis
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Neighbourhood Laundry
Raphael Diangkinay
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North Star & Southern Cross
Chance Daldy
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Oak Wood Table
Meagan Schlee-Bedard
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Playdates
Abby Zaporteza
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Playland
Felix Ruiz de la Orden
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Rescue of Sisyphus
Divyansh Srivastava
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The Art of Forgetting
Jade Qiu
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The Day My Heart Died
Jaiden Dembo
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The Death of Mary Jane Watson
Mary Olivia Harris
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The Hall
Matthew Inouye
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The Intentional
Emny Moghrabi
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To Yield
Charles Michael Averin
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Walter Freeman
Mary Olivia Harris
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Warm Bodies
Meagan Schlee-Bedard
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"Write About Me, I'm Dying of Boredom"
Hanna Chau
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Translations

A Two-Way Mirror
Dawson Campbell, André Breton, Phillipe Soupault
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Ballade of the Prussian Icarus
Melanie Hiepler, Wolf Biermann
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Commune Présence
Dawson Campbell, René Char
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A Journey of a Refugee
Yaqeen Abdulzahra, Najah Abdulwahed
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Self-Translations

Bain Si
Mary Olivia Harris
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Behind the Curtain
Amal Javed Abdullah
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Vive La Paix
Amal Javed Abdullah
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Short Stories

The High Tenors of Hallelujah
Emny Moghrabi
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1968
Brett Nelson
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A Sorrow Blossom
Natasha Sheena Tar
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CPR
Jaiden Dembo
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Open Hearts
Brigitte Malana
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Set in Stone
Brittany Barrell
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The Fear of Flying
Gabrielle McLaren
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Traditional Happiness
Hanna Chau
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Vacation
Hanna Chau
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First Date Nostalgia
Lisa Marguerite Bowler
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I Was Afraid of the Dark
Emny Moghrabi
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Landscape with Refuse
Kate Sullivan
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Mayfield's Mayfield
Eli Hiebert
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