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By Jeremy

My secret desire to rap began somewhere in the awkwardness of high school when I heard a couple of older kids rapping along to the Minneapolis based hip-hop group Atmosphere: “I’m bigger than Jesus and bigger than wrestling, bigger than the Beatles, and bigger than breast implants… »


By Jeremy

I was joking with a friend the other day about what would happen if we could give a peasant from the Middle Ages a Macbook. I’m pretty sure they’d deal with it in the same way Zoolander does in the scene where he tries to extract the files that are “in the computer.”. »

Splintered / Confessional Pt. II: “Confessions”

By Scott

A poem by Anthony Frame

I would look terrible in my Rasta-
farina hat. The rainbow wig, bloated
with dreadful black hair, drowns my. »

Splintered / Confessional Pt. I: “Arrested”

By Xochitl

A poem by Jessie Carty

We had you arrested
said you were a threat
as you drooled
down your loosened. »

About The Splinter Generation

The Splinter Generation is a place by and for people born between 1973 and 1993. It's a venue for writers, artists and musicians from all different backgrounds to tell the story of our generation. More on us here.

Meet at the Gate, the web site of Canongate Publishing House, has this to say, "This is how we discover that the youth of today is not all shoot-'em-up gun- (or knife-) totin' hooligans. It’s great to see that there are a huge number of young adults who are seeking each other out - complete strangers - to try and establish an understanding with one another to create a more emotionally- and creatively-connected world."

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