With tag: young_writers_project
That Taunting Spider
Emily is a
new contributor to Young Writers Project, and this is her first attempt at
recording herself reading a piece. As she put it, "Geronimo!"
Young Writers Project: Everyone's A Critic
Young Writers Project's single most prolific and multifaceted music
contributor. His talents range from acoustic guitar, to scoring entire musicals,
to composing electronic music. Here is one of his most recent and popular
Young Writers Project: The Sand
Ada writes that her piece was inspired by "a picture of a girl sitting down and leaning on her arm, her
hair blowing in the wind. Beneath her, mostly covered by her shadow, is a
heart drawn in the sand."
Young Writers Project: Better Than Running At Night
Bianca Caputo of Hazen Union High School writes: "When I was in my sophomore year, I went on a writing kick. That same
year I started night running and it helped deal with a bunch of my
problems. Writing is another outlet for me so the two naturally came
Young Writers Project: Nightmare Clouds
This piece was written beneath the clouds, and has since been chosen
for publication in the YWP anthology. This recording was made from a
live reading at our anthology release party in front of a hushed crowd
of over 150 people.
Young Writers Project: Waiting for the Stars to Come Out
Sophie writes: "Poetry changed the way I look at the world. When I write, the words just pour out from inside of me and when I step back and look at what I have written, I can finally understand what I’m feeling."
Slam for the Slammed
Julia Seaman, a sophomore at Hanover High School, says, "Writing, especially poetry, allows me to express my feelings and
thoughts in a way I can't when I'm just talking. My truest voice comes
out when I write."