Amazing Kids! Magazine

Greed and Foolishness

Greed and Foolishness

By Olivia Weintraub, Age 11, New Jersey

Once there was an old man,
who was wealthy beyond your dreams.
Then the town went into poverty,
and things were worse than they seemed.

Waiting

Waiting

By John Nguyen, 8th Grade, Kent, Washington

Only a couple more minutes,
Yet it feels like a lifetime,
I am shaking not physically...

Pink and Purple Streaks

Pink and Purple Streaks

By Camille Lin, Age 12, California

I sit in the shallow water,
Tracing images in the soft, wet sand.
An explosion of gold.

The Desert Bandits

The Desert Bandits

By Nick F, Age 11, Oregon

The sun was blazing over the decollate Egyptian desert
And far off in the distance
Barley visible
Stood the two men
Mort and Boggers

One Harmony We Build

One Harmony We Build

By Emily Cheung, Age 13, California

Glittering, sparkling onyx for hair,
Cascading around her neck, to her shoulders,
In one straight, gleaming waterfall.

The Weeping Woman Weeps

The Weeping Woman Weeps

By Cate Steward, Age 13, Oregon

There is a woman, on the side of the road, who is only seen at night,
And the tale she tells, of her once great life, is told by the darkest light,
Her hair is gray, and thin, and frail,
Her skin is old, and cold, and pail,