Celie Knudsen

“I’m a poet from Ogallala, Nebraska. This is my fourth year at camp.” Selected Works: “Untitled #1” I should write a poem. Some warm thing, some deep thing, some firm thing. Something that exists only in your ribcage, glowing, something that has no place in any body but yours, a poem that folds itself to…

Ashley Lammey

“Ashley H. is a girl who eats, breathes, and sleeps reading and writing. She also doesn’t understand what this Pokémon Go thing is about.” Selected Works: “Things you should know if you want to be my friend” I will always want to please you, no matter what my opinion is. I will get mad if…

Emory Brown

“Emory is a fantasy fiction writer and likes to think he’s a big deal. He needs sleep and wishes he liked coffee.” Selected Works: “I Wrote This in an Art Museum” I hate art. I hate that this stuff counts as art. I hate that someone spent any number of hours making stupid, beautiful art….

Joe Wright

  “Joe is an aspiring vaper who also loves to write comedy, short stories, and self-deprecating jokes. He plays the viola in Lincoln Youth Symphony and also tutors beginners on viola and violin (contact me for more info)” Selected Works: #Deep: A deep poem of eternal deepness I walk outside of my home and step…

Hannah Ross

“Hannah Ross is & always was the Last Air Bender. She has a blackbelt in using calligraphy pens and other things that aren’t really useful. She would also like to formally submit her vote for the online Writer’s Camp for the rest of the summer.” Selected Works: “The Familiar Things” For some reason, paper has…

Josh Anderson

“Joshua Hollaback Andersen passion for writing started because he hated math and his third grade teacher wouldn’t let him keep reading instead of doing math. He is a published author with 3 PhDs, a taste for turtle soup, 4 Medals of Honor, and a habit for lying. His enjoys writing, in his own words, “like…

Bailey “Chase” Graus

“Bailey “Chase” Graves is going into junior year at Lincoln East High School, writes a lot of science fiction, has been working on a dystopian novel for the past 2-4 years(depending on what you count as ‘working’”. Selected Works: “If We Go to War Again” The floor is unreliable, unsteady and buckling beneath my feet….

Gwendolyn Hawkins

“Gwendolyn is a fairly emotional high schooler who is typically thought of as not normal. She also tends to be a loner.. but things are starting to look up! :)” Selected Works:   I should write a poem; A poem of Love and Brokenness, Or of Love and Happily Ever After; These are paths that…

Rose Gaffner

“I am a weird potato, just don’t eat me.” Selected Works: Untitled Cars that could fly by Like a bird that could never stop. It would be weird to see stoplights and stop signs In the sky but these things would become a must Unless you want the bird to become just a memory As…

Brenna Allison

“I am very boring, I am the prisoner of two plants. Help me.” Selected Works: “Procrastination of the physiognomy” I should write a poem about your nose The way it curves into this beautiful bridge So that if you ever needed glasses They would perch perfectly If you ever needed sight I hope you would…

Eleanor Schmeichel

“Eleanor is an awkward 15yr old who likes cars, and dogs more than people. Eleanor likes drawing, writing, and getting way too involved in TV shows, and video games.” Selected Works: “Rules and Regulations of Time Travel” Hello and Welcome all first year Time Travelers. As you know by now time travel can be an…

Anthony Delaney

“Being a Theatrical nerd, a writer, and an avid lord of the rings lover, definitely warrants an outrageous amount of coffee right???”   Selected Works: Feel No by Anthony Delaney There she goes, walking down the street. Feeling no connection, fearing no interference. Moving with shameless wonder, understanding no other. Seeing naught through the cold night…