Emma Paskewitz is a 14 year-old student who attends HowardMiddle School in Orlando, Florida. She is currently in the 8th grade and getting ready to go to High School next year. She wrote her first poem when she was eight and has been doing it ever since. Besides writing poetry, she enjoys composing music on her piano and guitar, as well as singing. Emma also likes making art out of unique items such as duct tape. She has recently taken up photography and especially enjoys capturing underwater scenes.