January 16, 2016

Maeve Wander Amoroso (age 5)

OATMEAL

Does this ever happen to you?
You don’t eat your oatmeal
But your oatmeal eats you?

from 2016 Rattle Young Poets Anthology

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Why do you like to write poetry?

Maeve Wander Amoroso: “Because you get to be alone when you do it and you get to have fun.”