Writing Gallery

A selection of works from 826DC student authors.




Grade 4

red rose, panda’s glow / red rose, shine in the night

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“The Thing With Feathers” Field Guide

by the Students of 826DC's 2017 Summer workshop

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The Overthrow


I see white coats on the side, bwahehe. I walk up to a scientist and pretend that I am one, too! I comment, "Hi...so..." Then I just leave him, haha. Awkward. BUT! I see some goodies to steal. Bwahehe.

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Can You Hear Me?


In the United States, police brutality has been an ongoing problem.

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Okra (Not Orca) Soup


When Americans first try okra soup, they always say it is slimy, sometimes chewy and a little salty, but no one makes it like my mother.

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Dear Freshman Self


This week's featured piece from the collection is "Dear Freshman Self" by Ivan Ango, first published in Get Used to the Seats. 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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