My Favorite Form of Digital Art

February 5, 2019

There are many forms of digital art. My personal favorite is something called an aesthetic. Aesthetics are a fun and creative way to express your love of something, such as a book. If you have Instagram or access to the internet, you ...

D.I.Y. Slimes!

Sofia H.

February 5, 2019

Fluffy Slime White Elmer’s glue Shaving cream Lotion Color (optional) Activator (Borax and water, contact solution and baking soda, laundry detergent) Accessories (optional)   Clear Slime Cl...

Poems

Nora T.

January 29, 2019

The End What happens once the story’s over? After we leave, does anyone remember us? Are our souls and secrets imbedded in the walls Or will time disguise what once was into what is now? Can we leave something...

Irish Stepdance

Emma B.

January 8, 2019

Hi! My name is Emma and I am new to the Smoke Signals team! I wanted to tell you all about my favorite hobby, Irish Stepdance! I have been doing Stepdance for about three years an I love it! In Irish Stepdance, competitions a...

My New Life Prologue

Madison S.

November 27, 2018

Modesty “What!!” I screamed. “Yeah, I know this is short notice, but we didn't want you guys to try and run away so, yeah, we’re moving from here to a chain of cabins in Maine,” Mom said. I walked away with...

Poems

Maylani L.

October 30, 2018

Run away   Run away Hiding Into the woods Go Escape Far Keep going Away from here Keep running Run away   Night sky   Sparkling Planets Space Moon Comet ...

Hiding

Maylani L. and Rielly Ross

October 30, 2018

The prettiest eyes hold the most tears The most beautiful smile holds the most words inside The kindest heart holds the most pain  ...

Easy-Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Nora T.

October 16, 2018

It’s that time of year again.  Crisp autumn air, red and orange leaves, bringing out the Uggs and Patagonias.  But as much as everyone loves fall, there’s one thing most people always stress about: Halloween.  There’s n...

A Guide to Greek Gods & Goddesses

Heather S.

October 15, 2018

Greek Mythology Ancient Greece was a huge civilization, and like any civilization, they had an arsenal of gods and goddesses. Want to learn more? Read below!   HERA Juno ___   Hera is the queen of t...

Warring Battlegrounds (Poem)

Heather S.

September 26, 2018

Rhythmic footsteps ring in my ears Elbowed shoved and pushed The crowds move in sync around Tripping falling, falling But I am not here. I am not here.   Trapped in a fantasy I cannot get out Numb to the pain of...

How To Make A Four-Leaf Clover

Tyler W.

March 15, 2018

I am very sorry if this sounds discouraging, but the chances of you finding a lucky four-leaf clover today are about 1 in 10,000. Not very likely. But what if I told you that you could have a four-leaf clover whenever you want? ...

DIY Bath Bombs

Ellie V.

November 14, 2017

Have you ever wanted to make your own bath bombs?  Well now you can with the help of this simple recipe.   Ingredients:     ½ cup baking soda ¼ cup cornstarch ¼ cup Epsom salt ¼ cup citric...

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