Humble Beginnings

Every year in April we celebrate Earth Day. It’s a day to take a minute and consider what we can do to benefit our environment. It can be an overwhelming task. Save the Earth? Ummm, okay? But where do we start? Well, one simple and practical place you could start is with a compost. Rotting […]

Trumpet of the Swan, Reviewed by Keshav Ravi, 8

“Birds are a special problem, birds are hard to deal with.” This is what many people seem to think, and understandably, when a bird has just robbed their shop. However, Louis, in E.B.White’s The Trumpet of the Swan, proves exactly the opposite. Louis is a swan who was born with no ability to make sound […]

Animation: The Little Whale

I’m Myzah De Guzman and I’m 7 years old. This is my story, “The Little Whale.” I did the character illustration while my brother Mazen did the illustration background and animation. https://stonesoup.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/The_Little_Whale.mp4   Myzah De Guzman, age 7, United Arab Emirates