About the author

Nathaniel Richards

Nathaniel Richards lives in Springfield, MO. He is currently a student at Study Middle School. He goes to church at Calvary United Pentecostal Church. He also spends most of his free time writing.


The Creature

By Nathaniel Richards / 8 months ago

The Creature:   The pillars of life Crumble Before mine eyes. They dissolved Into a cloud Of opaque dust.   All I have saved for Is gone from me It had been rudely snatched From my grasp, It has been and will remain Stolen.   The dust which was My life, Engulfs me: Its appetite […]


I Shall Go On

By Nathaniel Richards / 11 months ago

I Shall Go On Though you vex me; I shall go on. Though you mock and persecute me; I shall go on. Though you hate me; I shall go on. Oh! You with slings and arrows of insults! Oh! You with a boiling cauldron of hatred! Oh! You who wishes me dead! I have something […]


One Nation, Under God

By Nathaniel Richards / last year

One nation, under God. Let me repeat this: one nation, under God. This statement— has been repeated in countless classrooms across the nation, it has been uttered in sports arena’s, and just about every American regardless of race, religion, or gender has said these words. But, in this time, our time, do we know—absolutely and […]


Green Things

By Nathaniel Richards / a couple of years ago

Green Things There were the flowers. There were the trees.There was the grass, water, and the soil. But the very soil of this earth had no people, nor any beasts. All that inhabited its plains of soil were the green things. And even the wisest of the trees did not know what its calling was. […]