Category Archives: Creative Writing

Petrichor, The Smell of Rain

Petrichor By Lylianna L.; Staff Writer It’s been so long since it rained here So long since the Earth was cleansed and the misery was washed away So long since the smell of rain was floating through the air So … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day For An Unfortunate Jack

A Happy Mother’s Day For An Unfortunate Jack By : Jenny C. and Joy M., Staff Writers I wake up, blinded by the sun. What time is it, I ask myself. 5:30. Time to get up Jack. As I hazardly … Continue reading

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Poem Corner

Poem Corner By: James S. and Haskell M., Staff Writers Poem Corner Have you heard? Have you seen? The way it looks? And how it’s seems? People have wondered how big, or small? Is it a shopping center, or is … Continue reading

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The Little Boy Who Accidentally Takes Over The World

The Little Boy Who Accidentally Takes Over The World By Dustyn Casas; staff writer There once was a boy in a very small town where no one was happy. Each person would frown.   The town was filled with many … Continue reading

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The Illuminatus Strikes Back

The Illuminatus Strikes Back by. James S., and  Haskell M., Staff Writers It was all dark. I couldn’t see my hand in front of my face, yet I saw some words rapidly flashing in my vision. I must have been hallucinating, … Continue reading

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Neverending Love

Neverending Love     By: Asia A., Staff Writer When I first met you, All we would do is argue. I stole your stuff, you stole mine, But now I’m on cloud nine.   Now I can only think of you, I … Continue reading

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April First

April First Poem By Lylianna L. and Asia A.; Staff Writers The day of tricks is upon us. The day that friends will play pranks on other friends for small laughs This is the day of tricksters They hide behind … Continue reading

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Need a Laugh?

Puns, Puns Everywhere By Eric G. and Lylianna L.; Staff writer     What’s brown and sticky? A stick If you work security at a Samsung store does that make you a guardian of the galaxy? My friend’s bakery burned … Continue reading

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Biggest Fool Today

Biggest Fool Today By: Joy M.; staff writer My name is Juliet and I’m 14, I always hated April Fool’s Day because my big brother Peter is the “master of pranks.” Peter is 16 and no matter how hard I … Continue reading

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The Lucky Poptart Catch

The Lucky Poptart Catch By: Jordan N. & James S., staff writers One windy day, there was three kids named Paul, Mary, and Randy. They were walking home from school. Paul was wearing green pants, Mary had a green skirt, and … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Leprechaun

The Mysterious Leprechaun (even though leprechauns are already mysterious) By: Tony Z.and Bryan L., staff writers Listen, up kids and I shall tell you a story. A story about why you never see any leprechauns in person. I shall tell … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick Has Weird Ways of Giving Me Fortune

Saint Patrick’s Day Fortune By: Carly P. and Hong-Tran D., Staff Writers It was the morning of Tuesday, March 17th. I (Carly) woke up with my hair all messed up. “Great St. Patrick’s Day. I wonder what kind of luck … Continue reading

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Inside a Video Game

Inside a Video Game By: Haskell M., staff writer   It was a normal Friday, when I was waiting patiently for my mom, to come and pick  me up from school. I kept on texting her, and kept on waiting. … Continue reading

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The Lepre-spective

The Lepre-spective by Lylianna L. & Jenny C.; Staff writers   *Yawns* I smile. It’s that time of year again. Where we turn into half leprechaun, half human. It’s hereditary. It’s all because today is St. Patricks Day. I don’t … Continue reading

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Lucky or Not?

Lucky or Not? By: Khanh P., staff writer   I wake up to a beautiful St. Patrick’s Day morning, the sun is shining on me, blanketing me in warmth as I arise. “Stephanie! Come down for breakfast!” I hurry down … Continue reading

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The Misadventures of Sir Bike and Mr. Sweden

The Misadventures of Sir Bike and Mr. Sweden Lylianna L.; Staff Writer The year was 1836, Sir Bike and Mr. Sweden were arguing, as usual, during this activity. Mr. Sweden hated the walk to the bakery and Sir Bike never … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Confessions

Valentine’s Day Confessions By: Jenny C. and Lylianna L., Staff Writers           *beep* *beep* *beep* *slam* Oh, pumpernickel. It’s today. The day, where I, Mia Stephans, will pronounce my love to him. Yep, Danny.   I get out of bed, … Continue reading

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All Is Fair In Love, War, And More War

All Is Fair In Love, War, And More War By Dustyn C.; Staff Writer Chapter 1: The Beginning Of An End   Valentine’s Day. Otherwise known as “Keep Calm Because Love Is In The Air” day. Today’s the day when … Continue reading

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A Mysterious Valentine’s Day

A Mysterious Valentine’s Day By: Alyssa M. and Hong-Tran D., Staff Writers It was the week of Valentines Day, and I was at my locker.  I opened my locker and something strange fell to my feet. It was red and … Continue reading

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Love is in the Air

Love is in the Air Staff writers; Jordan N. and James S. It was a chilly and cold February. I looked at the calender, and I nearly fainted. The day marked the 14th of February. I just couldn’t get her … Continue reading

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Before Spring…

Before Spring Lylianna L.; Staff writer Before spring there is winter. People take winter for granted because it’s frigid temperatures and dark skies, but it can be beautiful. Winter isn’t bad,  it’s transition. Winter is between the times of autumn, … Continue reading

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A Night in Walmart

A Night in Walmart By Eric G. and Haskell M. It was a Saturday, I was at home laying on the couch, and watching TV. My mom came in the room and said, “Want to go to Walmart with me, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Conspiracy

New Year’s Conspiracy By. James S. and Jordan N., Staff writers It was the year 1789 when my great uncle was overthrown by the intellectual movement known as the Enlightenment. Okay, lets slow down for a minute. The name is … Continue reading

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Santa Poem

The Season Of The MALL Santa By Dustyn C., staff writer Christmas time’s upon us, with children filled with glee, and parents spending money, on cheap games for the Wii.   Though gift prices are quickly rising, and kids are … Continue reading

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The Thanksgiving Catastrophe

The Thanksgiving Catastrophe Staff Writer; Jordan N. and Haskell M. One day two turkeys named Billy, and Joe were on a farm on a sunny, bright day. They were laying down in the barn when suddenly they heard a loud … Continue reading

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The Boy Who Hates Thanksgiving

The Boy Who Hates Thanksgiving By: Bryan L. and Tony Z; staff writers Everywhere in Hayville, families were getting ready for Thanksgiving. Although most everyone in Hayville was happy for Thanksgiving, someone was not. A young boy named Billy was … Continue reading

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Unlucky Thanksgiving

Unlucky Thanksgiving By: Alyssa M.,staff writer It was the beginning of my Thanksgiving break. I thought it was going to be a great break. I didn’t have school for three days. I can finally just relax and not have to … Continue reading

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A Bunch of Bananas

A Bunch of Bananas By Eric Gasparro; staff writer One dark, eerie, cold, misty Halloween night a group of 4 friends decided to go trick or treating in a new neighborhood.  They went to this neighborhood because they had heard … Continue reading

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TRAPPED – Winner of the Scary Story Contest

Trapped By Dustyn Casas; staff writer Where was I? I didn’t know. Feelings of tall, cement walls surrounded me while complete darkness filled the atmosphere. I was lost for hours, thinking of how to get out. I had nothing in … Continue reading

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One Night

One Night By Staff Writer; Haskell MacDonald   It was Halloween! Mike and Josh were all ready to go trick or treating! Mike was a devil for Halloween and Josh was a grim reaper. They said goodbye to their families … Continue reading

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Night of the Living Scarecrow

Night of the Living Scarecrow By: Khanh P. & Hong-Tran D.;Staff Writers On the night of October 31st, Farmer Bill was just working in the wheat fields. He just got a new scarecrow that he attached in the middle of … Continue reading

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Lost – Winner of the Scary Story Contest

Lost By: James S.,Staff Writer Have you ever heard of, The Legend of The Stars? The story is, when you are completely alone, anything can happen. ANYTHING. By the way, my name is Gian Slend, but my friends call me … Continue reading

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The Neighbor

The Neighbor By; Tony Z. and Bryan L.; staff writers At the corner of Madison street, there was an old house. The house was the oldest house on the block, it was creaky, the windows were cracked, and the wood … Continue reading

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Bookworms

Bookworms By: Jenny T., Staff Writer   Hello. My name is Jennifer Hull. I go to Jacksonville Middle School. I’m an eighth grader. I moved to Florida from New York in February.I had half a year at that middle school, … Continue reading

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Iced Coffee

Iced Coffee By: Megan Konishi ; Staff writer             As I usually do in the morning, I awake from my sleep in my light pink bed to go get some iced coffee. Iced coffee is the first thing I always think … Continue reading

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I Forgot It’s Mother’s Day

I Forgot It’s Mother’s Day! By: Megan K. & Nayrovi P.; Staff Writers             I woke up on this bright Sunday to the sound of my alarm. “Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Friday, Saturday, Saturday, and Sunday!” My alarm blared … Continue reading

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A Moment with Mom

     A Moment with Mom By: Carly and Lizbeth, staff writers  Twelve-year old Kayla M. was trying to think of a present for her mom. .She loved her mom so much that she decided to express her feelings for … Continue reading

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A Walk With a New Mother

 A Walk With a New Mother By: Nayrovi P. & Khanh P. ; staff writers     I knew the day was bound to come. The day I had to meet my new adoptive family. Living in an orphanage for … Continue reading

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Mothers Day Poem

Mother’s Day! By: Jessica S. & Amanda A., staff writers     Mother, this is the day that we celebrate you, we are thankful for all you do.   You taught us to walk in a straight line, you are … Continue reading

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The Perfect Day of Summer

The Perfect Day of Summer By: Sarah B., Staff writer My name is Chloe Parker, I’m in 6th grade (technically 7th). This is one of the first few weeks of summer, and so far it’s been pretty boring. But this … Continue reading

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Bloomers

Bloomers By:Jenny T.,Staff Writer The flowers are out, Everyone else is too. Blooming about, The sky is light blue.   Laying on fields of grass, We lay in the flowers of our past. You wish you could lay there for … Continue reading

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Hope – A Spring Story

Hope-A Spring Story By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P.;staff writers             I woke up with the feeling of freshness, the air of flowers, trees, and this great feeling I can’t ever explain. Spring has always been my favorite season. There’s … Continue reading

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Majestic Yuri 7

Majestic Yuri 7                By Marcus M. and Colby H., staff writers Once upon a time, there was a little kid named Yuri that was seven years old. He was alone all the time because his mom and dad … Continue reading

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Not the Easter Bunny

Not the Easter Bunny By:Lizbeth M. and Carly P., staff writers              Jessica Jung was looking at the newspaper for a job,”Ok, let’s see…reporter, soup chef, food critic…uh, this isn’t what I’m looking for.”, Jessica was hopeless. Then, the next … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Reinvents Himself

                             Dem Eggs Do                                          By Ryan Gardiner, staff writer It was a dark and stormy night, and the Easter bunny was hanging out at a bar. He was sitting alone and drinking some chocolate milk (he was a … Continue reading

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Foolish Day

Foolish Day By: Khanh P. & Megan K., staff writers             I woke up from a good night’s sleep, I got up extra early, to avoid my older brother, and younger sister from bothering me when I’m sleeping. My name is … Continue reading

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Luckily

♣ Luckily♣ By: Jenny T. ,Staff Writer            St. Patricks Day, 2009. The day when all my luck changed. I was the MOST unlucky person out of all the 7 billion people in the world. I can’t believe that a … Continue reading

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The Leprechaun’s World of Gold

The Leprechaun’s World of Gold    By:Bryan L.,Staff Writer Once upon a time, there was a group of kids named Bob,Jess,and Frank. Frank was a 12-year old boy in sixth grade that is a noob. Bob is another 12-year old … Continue reading

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Leprechaun Madness

   Leprechaun Madness    By Marcus M. and Colby H., staff writers Once upon a time, there was a leprechaun named Noah. There was something about Noah that made him different from the other kids on the playground.  He was taller … Continue reading

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Leprechaun’s Charm

Leprechaun’s Charm By: Khanh P. & Nayrovi P., Staff Writers          “Lily? Are you still reading? Go out for a walk, its a lovely day.”my mother said. Lovely day. Not really. There’s too much sun, and anyways, its … Continue reading

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