“My Notion of the Ocean” by Soren Richards

The sea is filled with creatures big and small There is not one that I find most fascinating of all. From orcas to seals the ocean makes me feel Like I’m in the heaven of my dreams. Creatures can hide or brightly shine. Boating along the seas you mostly see The...

“The Deep Blue” by Hannah Rose Breckel

Salmon swim upstream, we fish for them in August. The waves are nice and glassy, then our bow shatters the glass. Rain falls down and turns into puddles and absorbs into the earth. Whales sing their eerie songs then dive into the deep blue. Herring ball in tight...

“What Does Water Mean To You” by Lily Jo Ramsey

When I am near water I feel calm and peaceful. I enjoy the cold gentle feeling of my creek. Stargazer Creek in the spot up by the waterfall or you can sip from the wonderful delicacy with a river where the salmon run and feed the people of Alaska. Water, I am made of...

“The Sea” by Iliana Padron

The sea is as beautiful like a rose a rose is as beautiful as the sea just hear the waves blowing and blowing when the sand gets in peoples’ toes it is mushy and gushy — Iliana Padron is a fourth grader at Harborview Elementary...

“Why” by Kat Rhoads

Why doesn’t anybody think what I think? Why doesn’t anybody feel what I feel? Why, when waves crash against my face, my mouth is bone dry? Why can I say it now but not when the wave multiplies? Why, Why, Why. Why should not be a question that is not yet answered. Why...

“Ocean of Activity” by Angela Bahna

Off the islands of Alaska’s Southeast Lies an ocean, wide and released Full of amazing activities So many possibilities! Go Kayaking through Or go swimming too! The ocean is meant for me and you Take a boat out Find whales and their spouts Catch Coho and King Think...