Magazine, website & books written by teens since 1989


Custom User Avatar
More by this author
I wandered as a human being
To see again what the world was like
I discovered again the wonders of seeing
And saw on a reed an alien sight.

I discovered again the wonders of hearing
as it hung on thrumming wings
I discovered again the wonders of feeling
As it landed six feather-light feet on me.
It skimmed in circles
An inch from the water
And vanquished its foes
Without mindless slaughter,
As I saw the kingly flier
Flying higher and higher
I was reminded again
That not all dragons breathe fire.

Join the Discussion

This article has 4 comments. Post your own now!

Strawberry1997 said...
Jan. 1, 2012 at 3:12 pm
I really like this peom,Ayme! It's so beautiful :) xx
Ayushi_austen said...
Aug. 24, 2011 at 7:42 am

hi..after reading dis i am compelled to say that u have an excellent sense of perspective...lots of people can write about nature..but to have this point of view!! tres bon!!

(pardon my french!!)


miranda said...
Aug. 21, 2011 at 6:34 pm
Ayme S. replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:35 am
thanks! I've written two others, if you'd like to read them.
Site Feedback