Dec 12
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week 31 Homish

Nov 11
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week 19 birthday wishes


Tate Smith, Age 11 

Albert D Lawton School

Essex Junction

YWP Contest WEEK 19
Wishes. You have three wishes and they will all come true in sequence — tomorrow, and on your 25th and 50th birthdays. What do you wish for? 

My Wishes

My first wish would be to have a dog or two because I really like dogs. They are super cute and fun to play with. If I could have a dog it would probably be a golden retriever mixed with a yellow lab so I could hunt with him as my duck dog. I have grown up with our family dog Bo. He was a great duck dog and also likes to retrieve geese for my Dad and brother Sam. Bo is 10 years old now and is retired because he is too old to hunt. Dogs make me feel safe and I love to cuddle with them.
Nov 05
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wweek 27 Starry


Angelina Nguyen, Age 11

Albert. D. Lawton Intermediate School

Young Writers Project, Week #27: Starry

September 15, 2019

    When I turn around I already see my friend Via lying down on the blanket we had set down. 

    “Come on Rose! Get over here, you might miss it!” There was supposed to be a harvest moon tonight, which hasn't happened in thirteen years so we decided to stay up and witness it outside. 
Nov 05
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General category clearing past due but great writing

Nicholas Mercier
ADL, Age: 11

YWP: Week #3 | Clearing
“Come on you’re going to have a spectacular time!” Mom said.

“But I love the big city. I don’t want to have leave to go to the country for a week!” I explained.

“Well I already stated that you would go! So stop complaining and try to make the most out of the experience. You don’t get to see such open land that often.”
“I guess that you are right.” I said.
“Good, now they should be here soon to pick you up, so wait at the front door please.” My mother says.
Oct 31
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week 8 when


Thalia Kolovos

Age 11

10/27/19

Albert D. Lawton School

Essex Junction

Week 8 When

                Tomorrow

Tomorrow you say 

Tomorrow is here

Tomorrow you say 

Tomorrow comes

Tomorrow you say 

Again 

TOMORROW

When I ask

Tomorrow 

Years pass that tomorrow never comes 

Tomorrow you said  what about when there are no tomorrows left 

So stop saying tomorrow 

Because one day you’ll run out 
 
Oct 31
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week 8 when


Age 11

10/27/19

Albert D. Lawton School

Week 8 When

                Tomorrow

Tomorrow you say 

Tomorrow is here

Tomorrow you say 

Tomorrow comes

Tomorrow you say 

Again 

TOMORROW

When I ask

Tomorrow 

Years pass that tomorrow never comes 

Tomorrow you said  what about when there are no tomorrows left 

So stop saying tomorrow 

Because one day you’ll run out 
 
Oct 24
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Tomorrow week 15 contest


Beckett Versluys   

age 11

 YWP Week 15 contest

ADL   Essex Junction 

Tomorrow

Tomorrow I hope that our leaders will realise the struggle against climate change,

Tomorrow I hope more people will rise up  to fight it,

Tomorrow I hope we will stop wasting lives on war and focus on our own issues,

Tomorrow I hope we will fight poverty and homelessnes, 

Tomorrow I hope people will realize the crisis our earth is in,

Tomorrow I hope we will stop deforestation and grow trees to make up for it,

Tomorrow I hope we will stop expanding and fix the problems at our core,

Tomorrow I  hope we will stop judging people and realize we are all equal,

Tomorrow I hope we will stop having racial biases and realize our ignorance,

Tomorrow I hope we put restrictions on guns to stop acts of violence,
Oct 13
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week 7 Perfect


Agatha Daley

Age Eleven

Essex Junction

Young Writers Project

Week Seven Contest

Perfect 

    I awake feeling well rested as my alarm sounds, playing the introduction to Dolly Parton’s Jolene. I peek over the wood on my loft bed to see my dog snuggled up in his bed. “Morning Baxter!” I cooed as if he were to understand me. 

    I look at the date. Friday, October Eleventh. That would mean we have to run the mile today. I walk down the steps onto my clean room. The air is crisp, and when I look outside, the woods in my backyard have turned to various beautiful colors, yellow, orange, and one of my favourite trees’ leaves turned pink. 

    As I’m getting ready for school. I hear the doorbell ring. It was my friend Mary. We usually either bike or take the bus together. Today was Monday, so we take the bus. “You ready to go?” Mary asks inviting herself in. 
Oct 13
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Week 6 Winrer 2019


Alice Breen age 11

Essex Junction

YWP contest 6 Winter’of 2019

Winter

Winter will come every year   

Winter will whisper   

Have no fear, 

  Winter will whistle through the trees   

And laugh

As she moves with ease

Winter loves to see a happy face

It makes her smile

As she moves from place

To place.

 I get to see you every year

 Skating on the ponds

 You have no fear

  Climbing on the trees 

And laugh

As you move with ease

Everyone has such happy faces

As I move 

To different places
 
Oct 04
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week 16 Surprise

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