Writing Gallery

A selection of works from 826DC student authors.

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How to Escape Chocolate Quicksand

Winta

This week's featured piece from the collection is "How to Escape Chocolate Quicksand" by Winta, first published in How to Survive Anything! Reading Ivan's piece is Adam Mistler, a dedicated clerk for Tivoli's Astounding Magic Supply who also helped select the works in this collection as a member of the Editorial Board.

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My Life as a Dog/Shark

Christopher M.

This week's featured piece from the collection is "My Life as a Dog/Shark" by Christopher M., first published in our "Smell This Story!" writing workshop. Reading it for us is 826DC Programs Director Lacey Dunham, self-proclaimed book nerd and cat wrangler.

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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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