“Self Portrait” by Joe Wendt

Joe Wendt (grade 5)


My face is like a pencil long and hard
My feet are like rotten onions
My hands are full of calluses from hard work
My kneecap is floating
My heart holds passion that is perfect in many ways
I live in a couch
And eat video games

from Rattle #9, Summer 1998
Tribute to Children

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