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The Bird House This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

His skin was rough as bark,
And as I climbed through the coarse reaches
Of his lofty thoughts,
I placed a red, dangling package
Within his hollow chest,
As I moved to leave,
I ruffled a patch of his hair
And kissed his knotted brow,
Then climbed from his embrace,
Leaving him a gift
That would ensure others return.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.





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badwriterbetterreader101 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Feb. 20, 2011 at 1:13 pm:
wow your a great poet! I love the perspective!
 
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advanced at most said...
Nov. 23, 2010 at 3:17 pm:

i totally agree! i love to write and it kind of helps me express my feelings. i just don't like restricted topics (a.k.a homework) but it is still alot of fun!

:) 

 
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adavnced at most said...
Nov. 5, 2010 at 8:08 am:

I loved this!  I loved how descriptive it was! I wish that i could write like that! I loved how it made you think about what he was!

Great job!

 
AkLore This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Nov. 7, 2010 at 6:31 pm :
Thank you for your comment! This was one of the best poems I ever wrote, and I'm glad to hear that other people appreciate it. You know, to get better at writing, all you need to do is that. Write.
 
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