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poetry

I was only seventeen

By Kelsey good

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Kelsey Good is a sophomore Middle-Level Education undergraduate student at Millersville University with a concentration in English and Language Arts. Kelsey is also pursuing a minor in Music, and is actively involved in the Millersville University Marching Band as well as the Millersville University Concert Band. The piece published in this journal falls under the genre of Literature of Witness, and Kelsey has a special interest in this form of writing. Kelsey discovered this genre of literature through working with Dr. Jakubiak, and was thrilled to present at Made in Millersville. Her piece titled “I Was Only Seventeen,” is about her experience as a healthcare worker in a retirement community during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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