An Bibliothecea

May 23, 2017
By minerva357 SILVER, Alice Springs, Other
minerva357 SILVER, Alice Springs, Other
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Favorite Quote:
" A writer by nature is a dreamer-a conscious dreamer." Carson McCullens


My adrenaline charged, a bubble of joy ready to burst,
From a hunger and thirst.

Browsing the aisles, running my hand along their spines,
Their pages crackled with tales from time.

Excited and impatient to open the chest of knowledge up,
Ready to take wisdom’s cup.

Selected a wrinkled old tome,
About the conquering armies of olden Rome!

Then I start to wonder,
How we happen to hear thunder,

Then the in faerie tales, the heroine unrealistically beautiful,
“Oh, she’s pretty,” I mutter, “Just as usual.”.

A thousand tons of great knowledge,
Better than any college (well, just maybe.).

And top this trip to the library,
I ate a cup of sweet, frozen dairy!


The author's comments:

Have you ever found such joy in browsing a library? This poem follow's a person's ryhming trip through the library.


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SamiGK12 said...
on Jun. 19 2017 at 9:50 pm
Naomi I knew you could make it to teen ink. Your an amazing author and friend. Your piece is beautiful and flows wonderfully. I hope you continue to submit and to write on teen ink.


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