Amazing Kids! Magazine

If I Ever Lost You

If I Ever Lost You

By Allison Stein, Assistant Editor and Poetry Editor

I hate to imagine it's possible,
But I can't help this paralyzing fear:
What would I do if I someday lost you,
The person who dries my every tear?

Aspiration to Accomplishment

Aspiration to Accomplishment

By Allison Stein, Assistant Editor and Poetry Editor

Take a bite.
Crunch through the bright red skin
And devour the tasty afternoon snack
Of an apple in summertime.

One Chance in Life

One Chance in Life

By Brenda Aceves, age 11, California

Today is another day
To try to improve again.
In life you get one chance:
Don’t try to mess it up.

Deplorable Forest

Deplorable Forest

By Victoria K., age 13, Tennessee

I am a forest
Lost in the darkness
At night my trees glow
But I’m afraid of my darkness
I need windows in my life

Competition

Competition

By Joey Gray, age 13, Maryland

No going back—
Every move matters.
Like a dungeon of puzzles,
Multiple tasks must be mastered.

The Stars That Hold My Dreams

The Stars That Hold My Dreams

By Brenda Aceves, age 11, California

I’m reaching for the star
That holds my wanted dream;
The star is like my life
And every part of me.