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Isabella Piacentino

Hi! My name is Bella, and I attend Temple University, where I'm studying to become a high school English teacher. When I'm not writing or reading, I'm taking a nap or sifting through mountains of homework. Thank you for checking out my writing!

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Published works

Creative Nonfiction

Armena Mint, Four Square Captain

Isabella Piacentino

Who knows how the rumor started?
The whistle shrieks. "Out," Armena Mint, Four Square Captain, declares.
Maybe some boy made it up—you know how they are.
"What? How? The ball ... [+]

Finalist - Jury Long Story Short Award 2022 - Creative Nonfiction
Creative Nonfiction

Gemma's Hair

Isabella Piacentino

Gemma’s Hair
In sixth-grade, Gemma’s assigned seat was next to mine. My only knowledge of Gemma was that:
1. she played the youngest von Trapp child in our school’s production of The ... [+]

Finalist - Community Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Creative Nonfiction