I'm bright azure, but
Ne'er was planted here, nor have
My roots grown attached. 

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Padoodallee said...
May 27, 2013 at 9:33 pm
This is very good! A flower that never actually feels secure where it is. You did a great job of describing the term "wallflower" while also adding metaphor. I love this haiku =)
popeye40This teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Apr. 30, 2013 at 11:24 pm
I like it.Good job.
davidnolan This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 30, 2013 at 6:38 pm
Sometimes i struggle to find what a poem is talking about, and this is one of those times...the way I read it, its about maintaining a cheery front even though you haven't really found your place yet...if that's true, I love the roots metaphor!
LiraDaeris replied...
Apr. 30, 2013 at 6:46 pm
I like that interpretation! I can see where you're coming from, with the bright azure. Originally I intended it to allude to how bright flowers are usually the centerpiece, but that does work really well, too! *steals that interpretation*
SooBlueNight said...
Apr. 29, 2013 at 10:26 am
i luv it ... i wish i knew how to write that short wd still make sense to me and everyone who reads it
Prince-Austin replied...
Apr. 29, 2013 at 11:59 pm
It is cool
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