Where Im From

April 1, 2010
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I am from a metallic blue golf cart, piggly wiggly brand bread, and bumping into familiar people by chance
I am from the terra cotta colored, inviting, one-story filled with the smell of Estee Lauder Intuition perfume.
I am from the ash trees planted by my grandpa last spring, daises, and the self-cut, three-hole golf course around the house
I am from the Austrian pines, yellow roses and stacked firewood
I am from hand-made spears, shanty’s behind the barn and twins
I am from the line of being late and right on time.
From stealing cookies and having pet bunnies.
I am from St. Hubert’s now changed, relocated and built to be named St. Gabriel’s after a farmer donated his farm land
I’m from the first granddaughter to the grandparents in Las Vegas and a copy of grandpa Herbie’s blonde hair
I’m from the family photo hanging above the fireplace, taken from a rock overlooking Pike Lake, from getting a fish hook in my hand during the shoot and the cigarette butt hidden in the gravel

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Lexi-pex said...
Apr. 14, 2010 at 4:05 pm
I really liked it!
derickaa said...
Apr. 14, 2010 at 9:09 am

great , next time try to use a diff line instead ohf i am , ive notice your using metaphors to compare your self wid the real world.

-Dee .

xxificouldfallxx said...
Apr. 12, 2010 at 5:55 pm
you sound interesting :p i like how you described the things around you.
ZAVERY said...
Apr. 12, 2010 at 4:21 pm
Very nice writing!
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