March 7, 2015

Nathalia Bernstein (age 9)

MY PRINCE

My prince is not coming on a white horse
but on a turtle.
That is why it will take so long
before we are together.

from 2015 Rattle Young Poets Anthology

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Why do you like to write poetry?

Nathalia Bernstein: “… so I can express my feelings.”