What Writing Means to Me Now

by Jamie Letcher, Age 15, Canada   The art and craft of writing. I’m laying here, staring at the thousands of little bumps on ceiling wondering how to describe what writing is. Writing must be different for everybody. So I’m thinking to myself, what is writing to me? What does it mean to me when...
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Pencils Instead of Fists

by Sana Hameed, Age 13, USA   Writing can turn emotion into influence. Thomas Paine, a writer from the time of the American Revolution, used his literary expertise to inspire Americans to take action against the British. That one piece of writing was motivational, the extra push, and proving that the written word was just...
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Just Tell Your Story

by Heather Mei, Age 15, USA   Writing is not simply putting words onto a page. Sure, you can just throw words onto a blank word document, but is the act of throwing words down classified as writing? A few years ago, I was among the legions of mindless preteens seeking refuge from that horrible...
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