Heather Johnson (grade 9)


My name is Heather Johnson, and I’m a freshman at American Heritage. Besides writing, I enjoy singing, graphic design, and playing tennis. I am a staff writer for the school’s newspaper and a member of the Contemporary Music Club.

what is your main source of inspiration?

I find inspiration in the sheer beauty of my surroundings. Finding joy in simple things such as nature and the mannerisms of those around me helps fuel my creativity. I also draw a great amount of my inspiration from music.

what is your ideal environment?

I find any writing environment ideal as long as I have my dog by my side.

What message do you hope to convey to the reader through your piece?

I hope to convey a sense of warmth and familiarity.