Amazing Kids! Magazine

Chinese Spring Lantern Festival

Chinese Spring Lantern Festival

By Nicole Chan, 15, Hong Kong

As I slip on my jade green qipao,
I peek at myself in the reflection in the gold bagua mirror;
Dazzling sequins on Chinese silk reflect the light in the room.

Today

Today

By Leticia Madero, 16, California

Today is the day your life changes
Today is the day you make a new friend

Disneyland

Disneyland

By Karina Quesada, 15, California

Orchestrated music
All around the park
Mickey heads sketched into the tree bark

Dear Sister…

Dear Sister…

By Vanessa Medina, 15, California

There may be times when you're sad, feeling blue
Alone and restless, lost and confused

Ode to My Bed

Ode to My Bed

By Katie Acito, 17, New Jersey

Bed, you are always there for me
When I need to relax.

Wildfire Tanka

Wildfire Tanka

By Victoria Krylova, 13, Tennessee

Ravenous wildfire
Tearing across the valley