Welcome to The Scriblerus

We seek artistic expressions that explore the human experience with honesty & authenticity. Now accepting writing, visual art, digitial media, graphic design, spoken poetry, music, & short film.  

List of Contributors 2016-17

  Poetry “Curse Upon Myself” by Bruce McRae “Aria” by Janette Shafer “Fishbowl Daydream” by Drew Pisarra “Until Morning” by Philip Newton “Are You of My” by Ben Casey Spoken Word

A Curse Upon Myself

A Curse Upon Myself     May a tree grow from the roof of my mouth. Mice swim in my sink. My thumbs drop out.   May we marry your sister’s


Aria by Janette Schafer   I let your sheet music sit atop the Bechstein where you left it, one corner slightly raised where it rests on a champagne bottle made into

Fishbowl Daydream

Fishbowl Daydream Drew Pisarra   Can a dead goldfish still swim or does it drift around round abandoned castles and trailer park snails, simply out of habit…   And what of

Number 5

Number 5 Karlee Patton is a painter, poet, and mixed media artist from small town, Duryea, located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. She received her BA in Visual Art from Keystone College.  She was

Until Morning

    Until Morning by Philip Newton   Come to me now at the end of the day When the birds are safe asleep in the thorns   Your brave arms

are you of my // Ben Casey

Ben Casey, a Greenville College student, received honorable mention for this year’s Fall Contest, with his poem “are you of my”.

Poetry Sucks by Jack Dawdy

The winner of this year’s Fall Contest is Jack Dawdy. Jack Dawdy, who is a junior at Greenville College, submitted spoken word called “Poetry Sucks”.

On Campus

It’s a wonderful time to be a cartoonist. Web comics allow us to get our work in front of an audience. Cartoonists of the past had to go through newspapers or