By Brady, age 8

Hope is a lion

Hope moves like a fire

It sounds like a breath

It wears what we want.

Hope is the king of

Your brain

It holds your brain up!

It teaches you to be

Happy.

It smells like wind

Hope is you.

It lives in you.

Brady’s story was written in our virtual workshop Hope Is A Thing With Feathers. Help support the unique voices of our young authors by sharing their stories and making a donation on our website! To receive notices about opportunities for your child, sign up for our youth writing opportunities newsletter.

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