Writing Gallery

A selection of works from 826DC student authors.

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Candy Art Island

Sydney

This week's featured piece from the collection is "Candy Art Island" by Sydney, first published in The Creative Spot. This week's reader is 826DC Executive Director, Zachary Clark.

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Frenemy

Dina Gutierrez

This week's featured piece from the collection is "Frenemy" by Dina Gutierrez, first published in My Heart Went Beating Fast. Reading the piece for us is Leah, who currently attends After-School Tutoring, loves playing soccer, and is in the fourth grade.

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La Vaca de Yoselin

Ana Rubio Robles

This week's featured piece from the collection is "La Vaca de Yoselin" by Ana Rubio Robles, first published in My Heart Went Beating Fast. Reading it for us is Vanessa, a life-long lover of Nutella who currently attends after-school tutoring.

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My Neighborhood

Anthony

This week's featured piece from the collection is "My Neighborhood" by Anthony, first published in You Need a Hat. You Can Do Anything. Reading it for us is Sujan Sedhai, a member of the intrepid Editorial Board who helped select the great works you'll find in this collection.

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My Mother’s Shirt

Tiana Miinter-El

This week's featured piece from the collection is "My Mother's Shirt" by Tiana Miinter-El, first published in Dear Brain. Reading it for us is all-star 826DC volunteer Tara Campbell. She is the grateful recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities' (DCCAH) 2016 Larry Neal Writers' Award in Adult Fiction, and the DCCAH 31st Mayor's Arts Award for Outstanding New Artist.

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Pregnancy Test

Olatunji Coleman

This week's featured piece from the collection is "Pregnancy Test" by Olatunji Coleman, first published in Long Lost. Reading it for us is all-star 826DC volunteer Tara Campbell. She is the grateful recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities' (DCCAH) 2016 Larry Neal Writers' Award in Adult Fiction, and the DCCAH 31st Mayor's Arts Award for Outstanding New Artist.

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