March 26, 2016

Jade Foo (age 5)

THE BEE

Jack was playing marbles with Jade.
They saw a bee chasing them.
Jade stayed still.
The bee went away.

from 2016 Rattle Young Poets Anthology

__________

Why do you like to write poetry?

Jade Foo: “Poetry is nice because you can just find a space, sit down and write your poems, and then you’ll feel happy.”