Towards Tomorrow

A JuniorCoach Literary Journal

Featured selections


by Nina He 

My life was boring. No one bothered about me. No one cared. I think it would be a miracle if someone knew I existed. More...

by Victor Chen

Pollution is a massive problem. 99 percent of the world suffers from pollution, and 7 million people die each year due to air pollution. This problem is too dangerous and needs to be solved.  More...

by Eric Bao

The pristine trees stood rigid on top of the island, surrounded with crystal clear water; the water gave off a majestic look, reflecting the grand mountains behind it. Mystic forest surrounded the lake where, wildlife darted in and out of the shadows.  More...

by Tim Ma

Challiza was in his underground hometown reading The Unknowns Almanack written by The Unknown. A few days ago, the creator of the chameleons had died and left a clue, it said “No journey comes without risk, in a land where things decay, contains a clue it awaits.’’ More...

Written and Illustrated by Kong Kong

One Christmas Eve, Santa was on his way to deliver presents for good girls and boys. The reindeer were as fast as lightning because the sleigh was fully loaded this year. Suddenly, some presents fell off his sleigh all over the woods! More...

by Beatrix Wei

Martin Luther King Jr said: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?” 

But many people disagree with that. More...

by Grace Lee

Outside the women, shown only a quarter who she may be

Behind the women, a different person day and night no one can see More...

by Cordelia Wei

Imagine you are playing on a playground. Suddenly a child you don’t know gets bullied. You think, “Oh well, I don’t know that child. I don’t have to stand up for him.” More...

by Amber Sheu

I often get questions from classmates on how I study for specific exams, or how I approached a certain class when I took it. Usually I’ll offer a simple answer that they’ll want to hear, but truly studying effectively is a discipline that is developed over time.  More...


Self Portait by Chloé Lambolez

Je m'appelle Chloé et j'ai dix ans. J'habite en France. J'aime la nature, les animaux, lire et aussi la musique.  Mon chat est mon meilleur ami, il joue et dort souvent avec moi.  La guitare est mon instrument préféré et je suis fier d’en jouer.

My name is Chloé and I am ten years old. I live in France. I like nature, animals, reading and also music. My cat is my best friend, he often plays and sleeps with me. The guitar is my favorite instrument and I am proud to play it.

Rhapsodic Party by Camille Lambolez

When night falls, everything in the house comes alive. A  group of strange friends come on the roof. We have a special party inside and outside the house.

Morning prayers by Nikki Sheu

Nikki Sheu: In this oil painting of a monk praying at dawn, I experimented with a variety of colors, mainly warm tones, to evoke a sense of calmness and capture the beauty of light's fleeting magic.

(Untitled) by Sharon Yang

Sharon Yang: I like to capture the beauty of reality through conveying movement.

Shanghai by Amber Sheu

This piece was one of my larger forays into experimenting with watercolor to paint a building landscape. The details and high contrast colors remind me of a city that doesn't sleep.

(Untitled) by Nikita Raman

Nikita Raman: In my art, I like to capture the beauty in people by using different colors to bring attention to their features.