A poem written by Adam Mangone, a third-grader at Jordan Ridge Elementary School, will be published soon.

Adam is one of 104 elementary and junior high students in 36 states and the territories selected as winners in the Young Writers Contest. The winning entries, selected from stories and poems submitted by 12,000 students, will be published in "Rainbow Collection: Stories and Poetry by Young People."Adam's poem, "A Ride Down the Road," describes his feelings as he rides through the city on his bicycle through the wind and into the night.