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     I am like a tree

With different sides of me

Standing very tall

Just for all to see

Nature views me silently

I see the world so quietly

I’m merry during spring and summer

Bright and full of bloom

I grow and grow so they will know

That I am no Willow

Autumn comes so suddenly

I change most visibly

I listen to the wind more often

Speaking with a rapid rustle

My leaves fall down

Onto the ground

No more will they be seen

Autumn changes into winter

Invisibility

When I see the sun draw near

I know it’s time for spring.



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lala15 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 6, 2011 at 3:48 pm:
im a huge nature girl---the theme and the poem rocked!
 
IloveguardThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. replied...
today at 12:59 pm :
I LOVE the imagery you used! It was really good! :)
 
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Schubster said...
Jun. 20, 2009 at 11:18 pm:
Wow. Great poem. It's pretty unique from most of the poems I've read. :)
 
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sweetxcandyxashy said...
Nov. 5, 2008 at 7:45 am:
First comment! I'm honored :) I liked your peom!
 
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