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See this kaleidoscope of colors
moving, shaking, spiraling
out all over
my page, my life?

Yeah, well,
you are the paint exploding
over it; your hand, my hand
are both on the brush as I
pick it up.

And hey, I thought you should know –
I don’t paint because I’m inspired by the way the
sun plays hide and seek, all like a
child
below the horizon.
I don’t paint because I feel the sand between my
toes, or because
I feel time blow the breeze back through my hair
at the beach –

I paint because I know you.

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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purplequeen said...
Jul. 13, 2011 at 10:37 am:
Wow!! Can check you my work? Thanks
 
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Danica said...
Dec. 9, 2010 at 3:58 pm:
This is awesome! Great job :) If you could check out my poems sometime I would really appreciate it :D
 
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essbeekayy18 said...
Aug. 30, 2010 at 2:13 am:
I'm not an artist, but I do enjoy painting and I'm sure that this poem would speak to anyone who appreciates art and the reasons why we turn toward it in times of need.
 
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Aurora said...
Dec. 18, 2009 at 7:20 am:
awwww! i like it dudeee :)
 
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