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TYGR is the student art and literary magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

[Historical Muse] The Tyger -- William Blake, p. vi.

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Olivet Nazarene University


Bourbonnais, Illinois


poetry, short stories, artwork, photography, paintings, drawings

Scholarship Domain(s)

Scholarship of Discovery


Art and Design | Creative Writing | Fiction | Fine Arts | Graphic Design | Illustration | Photography | Poetry


Cover artwork -- Taylor Cole

Letter from the Editor -- Katelyn Oprondek

Table of Contents

.... Italic: artwork; normal font: literature

1 Animalistic Nature: Natily L. Meyers

2 The Clock: L.M. Patton

3 It’s Almost December: Brianna Rose

5 Duplicite: Anna Floyd

5 Corvus: Vittoria Miulli

5 Divulgence: Erin M. Stephens

6 Forgotten Hope: Row Gebre

7 Fore: BrittLee Cadle

8 Learning to Listen: Lauren Alyse Kasler

9 Composure: Megan Lingle

10 The Dream of Lillian: Paul A. Davison II

11 Ekklesia: Mary E. Bass

13 The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald: Krista Postell

14 Jenna in Lewes, Delaware: Luke A. Wright

14 Comfort Zone: Alex Strand

15 Passing Through: Justine Von Arb

16 A Strong and Prosperous Nation (홍익인간 ): Christina Norwood

18 The Forest Electric: Taylor Cole

18 Slivers of the Past: Haley Hatalla

19 You Are: Sue-Lyn Dorrough

20 1861: BrittLee Cadle

21 Byenvini Lape: Levi Himes

22 Blind: Tatiana Liana Diaz

22 Drew: Elizabeth Jenkins

23 Watching My Hero Learn to Fly: Lauren Alyse Kasler

25 Renew: Maria Anderson

26 Beach Day: Joy Katenkamp

26 Sentience: Megan Mattila

28 The Ties That Bind: Mary E. Bass

30 But Sometimes I Speak: Brenda Jones

31 Self-Portrait with a Blooming Maw: Monica Stamper

32 Corpus Christi Celebration: Madison Caise

32 Overwhelmed: Lindsay Miller

34 Dandelions: Gretchen Elliott

35 Study of Aunt Lula: Lori Leach

36 Castle Halls: Paul Matthews

37 Flora and Fauna: Taylor Cole

37 Wonder: Katelyn Oprondek

38 Item #378: Elizabeth Chapman

39 Watercolor Heart: Eva M. Winters

40 Connect-The-Dots: Brenda Jones

TYGR 2015: Student Art and Literary Magazine