The Nearing Summer

May 3, 2013
By ChocolateLove SILVER, Warsaw, Other
ChocolateLove SILVER, Warsaw, Other
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Awaiting summer
So missed, loved and yearned by me
Dreaming, wishing to

Relax, unwind, have some fun
Laying on the sandy coast
Sun soaking my skin

Fantasizing to
Escape from school, my prison
To approach freedom

Summer Vacation



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on May. 12 2013 at 8:48 pm
laurengerhard SILVER, South Windsor, Connecticut
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Favorite Quote:
"I am gone quite mad with the knowledge of accepting the overwhelming number of things I can never know, places I can never go, and people I can never be." -Sylvia Plath

I absolutely love that you wrote in haiku form, but did it uniquely, wow. Good job.

on May. 12 2013 at 6:16 pm
LexusMarie PLATINUM, Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Favorite Quote:
The more control you have over yourself, the less control others have over you.

Hey there! I am glad to see you mixed it up. I have never seen a haiku like this, they are usually three lines, but I am glad you extended it. I know how you feel about summer... which means that you wrote this haiku in a relatable sense for the reader. Bravo on that. I like the title. I like the concept of this haiku. I like your quick lines that convey your desires. Good job.

Hanban12 ELITE said...
on May. 12 2013 at 3:59 pm
Hanban12 ELITE, Lake Worth, Florida
133 articles 7 photos 633 comments

Favorite Quote:
"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them."
Henry David Thoreau

"I fell in love the way you fall asleep; slowly, and then all at once."
John Green

Awesome poem! Great imagery; I can really imagine the setting in my mind... Makes me crave icecream now! lol Cant wait for summer :P Your an awesome writer

on May. 12 2013 at 2:23 pm
ChocolateLove SILVER, Warsaw, Other
5 articles 6 photos 158 comments
Thank youu :) <3

twitte14 GOLD said...
on May. 12 2013 at 2:09 pm
twitte14 GOLD, University Park, Maryland
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Great poem! Makes me really want summer... keep writing!

on May. 12 2013 at 1:58 pm
ChocolateLove SILVER, Warsaw, Other
5 articles 6 photos 158 comments
Thank you so much :) I'm really glad that you like it. 

on May. 12 2013 at 1:36 pm
compassion GOLD, Nowhere, Other
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Favorite Quote:
Expect to have hope rekindled,expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways! The dry seasons in life do not last,the spring rains will come again.

I have just begun to try haikus and i absolutely love this one! YOu have screamed so much of every kids desire in a few words thats nice !


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