The Stone Soup Blog

The blog is written by the young writers and artists of Stone Soup. If you are aged 13 or younger and have something to say on any topic—nature, science, cookery, sport, sewing, crafts, music, photograph, travel—we would love to hear your voice. We are also always happy to hear from book reviewers. Please go to our Submittable site for more details on how to become a young blogger. We accept individual posts, and are also always looking for writers to contribute on a regular basis—once a week or once a month.

“I, Pencil”: Diving Into Leonard E. Read’s Stunning Masterpiece

What could one essay, written in 1946, have anything to do with the present day? With me? With... you? I ...
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Poetry Soup Ep. 8 – “On Not Mowing the Lawn” by Mary Oliver

Transcript: Hello, and welcome to Poetry Soup! I’m your host, Emma Catherine Hoff. Today, I’ll be reading and talking about ...
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Home Sick, a poem by Carolina Ulloa-Compton, 12

staying at homeand being alonemy mom says it will endbut my dad says this is not the enddiscussing what will ...
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Out of It, a poem by Madeline Male, 14

Out of school!Out of paper towels --Out of sanitizer . . .Out of masks.Out of sports.Out of work.Out of business.Out ...
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Practice, a comic by Jaslene Kwack, 12

Artist Statement My name is Jaslene Kwack, and I am 12 years old. I drew this picture on my iPad ...
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Danny, the Champion of the World, Reviewed by Philip Chen, 12

Danny, the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl is one of the most underrated books I have read. In ...
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