The lake is blue,

the clouds are white.

The lake shimmers in the sun.

The trees blow in the wind,

and the wind blows on me.

And we are one.



Violet Thomas


Violet is 7-years-old and lives with her parents and younger sister in the beautiful state of Maine.

She enjoys playing piano, yoga class, sketching, and running around outside with her dog, Gus.

“Writing poems makes me feel so happy. It’s one of my favorite activities!”

If your child would like to be considered for publication, please send his or her submission to SEA Homeschoolers. You can read more about this new section here here.

Check out our post on loving in a time of fear here.