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Nostalgia

Kennadi Borchert February 13, 2024

In the backyard days of childhood bliss, Underneath the sun’s warm kiss. Laughter ringing in the summer air, These childhood memories beyond compare.   Hide n’ Seek in the...

Cheer & choreography

Cheer & choreography

Madigan Marquard February 12, 2024

Choreography We all love learning the cheers. A Bow from head to toe. B We get ready to premiere. A Let’s Go, Go, Go. B   Tight motions A Cheer loud, cheer proud B All like...

Poetry: A Summer Day

Poetry: A Summer Day

Elijah Zakrzewski February 7, 2024

A summer day I open the door and the sun is shining down on me beaming I stand there looking outside just daydreaming I go outside with my dog and throw his ball to play fetch While he’s retrieving...

My crazy dog

My crazy dog

Emmie Schelke February 7, 2024

 What has 4 legs and a tail that wags?  An animal that likes to brag, she can sit, she can stand  she can even shake my hand!    Sit, Down, Stay, Come  Heel, Off, and No  Sit,...

ShadowBlazeX in art, poetry & video

ShadowBlazeX in art, poetry & video

Robert "Shadow" Wanserski February 7, 2024

As The Blaze Rose. Out Of the Darkness it Shown. The Difficulty Began To Pound. It Hound and Brought Everything Down to the Ground.   It is hard work of my time of free Now I see...

Dance team delights

Dance team delights

Madalyn Ignatowski February 7, 2024

Dancing is is my favorite thing At times the music makes us sing Our practices are long and hard  Just like a football player in the yard. 5,6,7,8 Amherst dance team is great 5,6,7,8 Amherst...

My fat furry feline friend

Emma Juarez February 7, 2024

My cat is as black as the midnight sky. He can do anything, even fly. He purrs when I return But, he can be stubborn and so stern.   My cat is fat, fat, fat Running so, he is unable to handle...

Cat attack!

Emily McMullen February 7, 2024

The cat was black the cat was attacked The cat fell on the ground The cat was gouged   The cat got up  The cat's paw was cupped But the cat sat After combat with the other...

Best Friend Adventures

Best Friend Adventures

Julez Peterson February 7, 2024

Line #1: The sun was rising in the east Line #2: The flowers opening up for light Line #3: The birds stretching for their flight Line #4: The people gathering for their feast   Line...

Fishing Year Round

Fishing Year Round

Eli Zakrzewski, Bo Blanchard, and Ryan Neuenfeldt February 7, 2024

    Ice Fishing      Freezing                    Windy                 Jigging                   Marking                  Catching                Fish ...

The sun & moon

The sun & moon

Ciarra Waltenberg February 6, 2024

The turtle in The Old Man and the Sea as drawn by senior Samarah Campbell.

Why I love The Old Man and the Sea

Charlie Lehman October 25, 2023

“Our battles are not with marlins, with sharks, with poverty, or even with old age; yet we struggle against some foe at some time in our lives.” - Sandra Effinger, Santiago: Hemingway’s Champion The...

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