May 18, 2020

Riding outside on bikes until sunset

and sleeping in a fort into dawn

Chasing down the ice cream truck

and popsicles drip on the cement 

Playing in the biggest yard in the block

and maybe a trip or two to the park

Whipping out the hand gadget games

and racing across the lawn 


May 15, 2020

What does good mean to you?

What is good?

Is it a feeling that makes everything feel right? 

Is it the nice feeling that people get when the sun  cascades onto the trees? 

Is it within the person that smiles at a stranger?

Is it the opposite of evil? 

Is it a mediocre w...

April 28, 2020

This year will be a different year

This year will be a different year

Small lawn parties with oneself

Taking the dusty book off the shelf

We use this time to learn about ourselves

This year will be a different year

Netflix and board games fill our days

People reminisce and a...

April 23, 2020

       From the Twilight series to The Vampire Diaries, shows based around the supernatural beings (vampires) are everywhere and loved by many. Even Disney has done vampire shows and has had vampires in popular shows like Wizards of Waverly Place. The idea of vampires...

April 14, 2020

What We Took For Granted

Lauren Gardner

Lion’s Roar Staff

We complained about the work

Some teens stayed inside

We went to stores without masks

And now we look like we’re in disguise 

One day we were at school

For the next month we went online

Those movie and mall trips


April 8, 2020

Blue skies during gloomy days: some color and nature to hopefully brighten someone’s day during these times of hardships