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I am a book

I am a book
I have been written and revised
I have had my pages bent and torn out
The further you read me
The more you understand me

I am a book
I’m often judged by my cover
I’m full of mysteries
I have many plots and conflicts
Only certain people will be willing to read my pages
Some people wont like my story
And that’s fine by me

I am a book
My story is long
Full of ups and downs
With chapters that are exciting
And others that are boring

I am a book
Each year my cover becomes more battered
But no matter how torn up my cover gets
My story will always remain exactly the same



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jhsironmen12 said...
Aug. 16, 2010 at 5:39 pm
Shelb ur a great writer, and i hope you keep writing. i'm sorry about what has happened between us but i hope we can move on from  what has happened. i love reading ur stuff and i hope to read more.
 
margierose This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 16, 2010 at 9:42 pm

Wow this is a great idea! The idea of a book as a person really works. Keep writing!

 

 
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