THE PENCIL

October 16, 2007
By Chris Hayes, Mauldin, SC

The pencil is sitting on the page, lonley and sad,wishing it had a friend to write with.

if only the page was alive,
if the pencil could survive.
the black ink is dead,
when written on the page is feed.


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on Oct. 29 2010 at 8:49 pm
SpringRayyn PLATINUM, Lakeville, Minnesota
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Favorite Quote:
"Don't punish yourself," she heard her say again, but there would be punishment and pain, and there would be happiness too. That was writing."
--Markus Zusak, "The Book Thief"

Pencils write in graphite, or lead, not ink.


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