Maria Paula Merchan-Gamero is in 8th grade at St. Thomas More Catholic Elementary in London, Ontario. She is involved in gymnastics, swimming, volleyball, basketball and dancing. Her favorite authors are Lois Lowry and Deborah Ellis. She plans to be a heart surgeon.

Arts & Culture Poetry
Maria Paula Merchan-GameroApril 11, 2017
As I walked through the path to Calvary, the stench of grubby sand lingered in the air