High Wire

May 18, 2009
By BeccaR SILVER, Atascadero, California
BeccaR SILVER, Atascadero, California
6 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Join my circus.
Watch the cruel ring master
carelessly throw his whip about.
Laugh at the dog faced boy
or at the hunchback.
It's all a freakish game.
And you're here for the rides.
Swallowing swords may astound you.
And the headless chickens
may make you faint.
But here, we conquer the impossible
by frightening the proud
and torturing the helpless
and humiliating those who know no other.
Join my circus,
and watch me walk the high wire.
Watch me fall


Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 1 comment.


Jennax3 SILVER said...
on Aug. 20 2009 at 4:45 am
Jennax3 SILVER, Palos Verdes Estates, California
6 articles 0 photos 114 comments
This is absolutely amazing! I don't know why, but I keep reading it over and over again. Keep writing :)!


SciArc

MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!