Sometimes I don’t like change
but then I remember how
leaves turn red and gold,
then fall of and then grow
back again bright green.
I remember change is part of the life
cycle and I’m okay with it.
By Justine, 4th grade
Click the link above to listen to the poem read on KPFT radio by Caprice Haddad, a 6th grader at Johnston Middle School For the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston. Faculty is Susan Calvin, 8th grade History Teacher The background music is “Hope For Tomorrow” by Seastock. Produced by Susan Phillips.
Poem a Day is made possible in part by H-E-B Tournament of Champions, Copy.com, The City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance, Texas Commission on the Arts, and KPFT 90.1.
Original post: January 12, 2015