“Questions without Answers”
“Questions without Answers” is a form that acts like a great big riddle about everything that is a mystery or unknown.

       by Jordan W., age 4


Where Do the Noises Go?
Where do the noises go?
Throughout the world and
      back again?
In the sky with all the stars?
Is there a big sponge that
      gathers them all?
Or do they go into all of the
Do the birds suck up all
      noises and give
      them back again?
Do they have a world of their
Or is life just one big noise?

          — Mindy Blayden, 10th



Who Am I?
Maybe a piece of
baloney with
wobbling skin
and if you bend
me I will have

          — Jenny Blake, 2nd