The tree,


Standing in the corner

The middle of May

Five months past



My sister

Begging for the tree to stay

A bit more


It looks so graceful.

It almost feels as if

The tree

My family

We’re all glowing

A deep soft warm

Yellow shimmer

In the spirit of Christmas,

Of all the holidays.


So now in the Kim family

It’s a tradition to

Keep the shimmering


Spiritful tree

Until March

Or May

To keep the taste of

Christmas cookies

For the pine scent

To linger in the air

With us.


by Gayeon, age 10

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