Polina Datsko

Polina Datsko is a junior at Central High School, Manchester NH. Discovering her passion for writing through a mix of a literary club and Harry Potter, Polina has since been experimenting with different genres and styles, hopeful to someday try them all. In her spare time, Polina does theater, dance, choir, orchestra, and other forms of self expression, as well as editing for her school’s newspaper, The Little Green.


A magazine for teen writers—by teen writers. Under the Madness brings together student editors from across New Hampshire under the mentorship of the state poet laureate to focus on the experiences of teens from around the world. Whether you live in Berlin, NH, or Berlin, Germany—whether you wake up every day in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North or South America—we’re interested in reading you!