Poetry gives me something to think about and makes me feel happy while I’m writing.
For Poetry Friday, a poem (a ghazal!) from the 2019 Rattle Young Poets Anthology:
by Josephina Green (age 8)
There is a road that goes on forever.
A road that is sprayed with a hose forever.
There is a girl that will paint her toes forever.
She’ll smell its odor with her nose forever.
As she takes the camera they make a pose forever.
And her dad gives her a watered rose forever...
read the rest here
More Rattle Young Poet favorites:
Question by Saoirse Stice
The Dress by Elinor Koning
Thank God for Sheep by Arthur Santos
Oranges by Caroline Blumer
Salt City Verse has the Poetry Friday round-up. Thanks, Janice!