The Moon

Her crescent shape lights up the sky Her angled body curling over As if she was wrapping around a baby. Her skin A luminous white. Borrowing the sun’s light Until he wakes up from his slumber. She rules the night Takes care of her subjects. Every night, she is changing. Melting, then coming back out…

Halloween

Halloween is coming up, the spookiest time of the year! I always plan in the summer, dreaming of what I want to be this time. Maybe a cop, a celebrity, a goddess! Then when Halloween actually rolls around, I have no idea what I want to be! I would toss and turn, thinking Oh, I…

The Swamp

There is one trail near my house that I call “The Swamp”. My dog Mona loves to play in The Swamp, but every time I go there, I get the chills. Mo will tug me towards the winding staircase until my body gives up. One step in, and it is suddenly colder. Mo doesn’t seem…

Paradoxes

A paradox is a statement that contradicts itself, like something that defies logic. Here are a few of my favorites… Let’s say there is a bullet which can shoot through any barrier. Let’s also say there is an absolutely bullet-proof armor which no object can penetrate. What will happen if such a bullet hits such…

Weekend

The weekend is an amazing time for most of us. It’s when we get to enjoy life without school. But for some of us, it is the most stressful time of all. The homework, the assumption that your always free, your parents planning things that you don’t what to do, always makes the weekends very…