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Where I’m From

By Evelyn L I’m from the round kitchen table, with the red-and-white checkered tablecloth, I’m from packets of M&M and Skittles, I’m from “leave me alone”, and “oh my god”, I’m from the dusty once snow-white stuffed rabbit toy sitting on the shelf, next to my hardcover books.   I’m from thousands of pencil drawings […]

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Where I’m From

By Andrew W. I’m from cool, crisp air, Rainy days, And soft 100% cotton sweaters. I’m from bell chimes, The jubilant quacking of ducks as they drift down streams, And I’m from blue raspberry flavored Icees. I’m from the smell of Walmart, I’m from thunderstorms, And grass-stained socks. I’m from coyotes, I’m from jet lagged […]

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A Poem I Made

        By Mukul R.

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Tan in Afghanistan

By Nicolas H

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Where I’m From

By Nathan Z I’m from the wonderland of daydreams, From where the munchkins dance and sing. Where the truffula trees grow under the sun, Where the scent of butterfly milk blows through the breeze.   I’m from a wet soft pillow, From young tears and fears of darkness. From smiles and joy of light, Laughter […]

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You Won’t Believe Why I’m Late…

By Joanne T I was late because… I spent half hour rolling on the bed. Half hour brushing my teeth because I wanted my whole mouth to shine. Whole hour washing my hair because they were stuck together. One whole hour drinking 5 glasses of milk, And eating 10 eggs. I used another hour making […]

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Ode to Sassafras

By Jenny S   Ode to Sassafras Who is my dog And makes my heart dance.   Ode to Sassafras You are so cute Even when you do an ugly prance.   Ode to Sassafras You love our treats I feel heartbroken to leave you

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Shameful

By Esther C. *originally describing/analyzing the book Me Before You So Much. Have I tried for you. All that work, Minding things I never were interested in. Every single step I took, Fighting with hope. Urging you toward me. Love you. Of course, For sure I thought you loved me. You and I, Obviously, Unfortunately were not destined.

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