Amazing Kids! Magazine

The Straight A Miracle

The Straight A Miracle

By William Pettifer, age 13, Ohio

I looked down at my paper, and with a nervous content, I began to take my test. I had studied really hard. As I filled out the questions, a noise kept repeating in my head: “Cheap, cheap, cheap.”

There Is No Limit to Dreaming

There Is No Limit to Dreaming

By Daniel Jarquin, age 10, California

Every night I stare at the stars
Some are close, and some are far
Whenever I stare at the moon
I make a wish to get there soon

I Am Unusual

I Am Unusual

By Eve Caron, age 11

I opened the book, and out slipped a photograph. Just a normal Polaroid picture. It all seemed so normal. But little did I know that picture would change my life forever.

Lunch at Elementary School

Lunch at Elementary School

By Albert Zhang, age 17, Georgia

The lunch line, swirling
Full of anxious adolescents
Waiting to feed in a frenzy
Of hotdogs and burgers

Swimming: My Love-Hate Relationship

Swimming: My Love-Hate Relationship

By Nicky Dawes, age 12, Missouri

I plunge into the water
And shiver as bubbles form around me
And start to swim.

The Nighttime

The Nighttime

By Lulu Wang-He, age 6, Alabama

When the sun goes down
When nothing shines upon
That is when the moon shines