Amazing Kids! Magazine

Scritch, Scritch

Scritch, Scritch

By Madison Keim, age 15, Ohio

Scritch, Scritch.

The Moment After (Sequel to The Moment Before)

The Moment After (Sequel to The Moment Before)

By Madeleine Delbridge

The moment after
Loud, chattery people
Leaving
A quiet wake

The Moment Before

The Moment Before

By Madeleine Delbridge

The moment before
Huge, shimmery, fluorescent stage
Heart pounding rapidly
Sweat trickling down my cheeks

The Spoon

The Spoon

By Katherine Wong, age 15, California

My skin
Gleaming silver and marked with fingerprints
I am strong

Uninvited Guests: The Hidden Door

Uninvited Guests: The Hidden Door

By Aidan Baird, age 11, California

“Sir! Someone has been stealing more Union arms and supplies!” Major Laurens said to Lieutenant Jefferson.

Estelle

Estelle

By Bella Grasso, age 16, California

“Not so hard sweetie!” Estelle cranes her neck as her granddaughter tries to bring the small plastic brush through her long, thinning, gray hair.