• Poetry Out Loud:  2014

    Tamalpais H.S. Finalists


    The Tam POL Finals Competition was held

    on Wednesday, January 29th

    during tutorial in Caldwell Theatre.


    Please come out to support these outstanding performers and listen to some amazingly powerful poems!

    1.    George Luebekman= “Meditation on a Grapefruit”, by Craig Arnold

    2.    Dulce Ruvalcaba= “April Love”, Ernest Dowson

    3.    Sophia Venables= “Broken Promises”, by David Kirby

    4.    Sonya Hutson= “[in Just]”, by E.E. Cummings

    5.    Gigi Pemberton= “The Charge of the Light Brigade”, Alfred Lord Tennyson

    6.    Maxine Flasher-Duzgunes= “I heard a Fly Buzz— when I died”, E. Dickenson

    7.    Yuan Zhang= “The Arrow and the Song”, HW Longfellow

    8.    Desmond Yalom= “After Working Sixty hours again for what Reason?” Bob Hicok

    9.    Martine Xenja= “Abandoned Farmhouse”

    10. Mackenzie Priest-Heck= Father,  by Edgar Albert Guest

    11. Mike Pile= “Advice to a Prophet”, by Richard Wilbur

    12.  Connor Brogan= “After Working Sixty hours again for what Reason?” Bob Hicok


    13. Margaret Stoops= “Baudelaire”, by Delmore Schwartz

    14. Emma Weinswig: “La Figlia che Piange” by T.S. Eliot

    15. Addy Ball= Analysis of Baseball”, by Mary Swenson