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Writers' Block
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Writer's Block
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Off the Deep End

Adam and his twin sister Amy were both stars of their neighborhood swim team. They swam every chance they got. They'd been begging their parents forever to put a pool in their backyard. Finally, Adam and Amy's parents agreed. On a hot day in July, the pool company came to start digging a hole for the pool. Adam and Amy watched as the hole ...

Age 12
New York

grew bigger and bigger. One day, the pool was finally finished! The workers filled it with water, and it was ready to swim in. Adam and Amy changed into their bathing suits and splashed around happily until, all of a sudden, Amy's eyes grew wide with fear. "Adam, don't do that!" Amy cried. And

Age 10

he stopped. "Why?" he asked. Suddenly they got stuck into the pool. The workers had accidentally put glue into the pool

Age 14

"Ahh!" cried Adam. "Help!" Amy got a fierce look in her eye, she seemed to glow. "Don't worry bro! I'll help you-o-o!" Amy dove in and

Age 11

She dived in and saved her brother. The parents realized the pool full of glue would be great for making crafts. Amy called all her friends

Zina C.
Age 12

and got together with them. They had an idea to create puppets for children at hospitals. Unfortunately, this didn't turn out to be a very good idea. As soon as the puppets were finished and had been laid in a corner for delivering the next day, the puppets did the strangest most unusual thing. But that's a whole other story to tell! The end.

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