Monday, October 13, 2014

Butterfly (Monday Poem)

by Nikki Grimes

Say "butterfly,"
and I am swimming in sunshine,
sprawled in the grass,
blowing on a blade
to make it whistle,
and eyeing the sky
for small fluttering things
wearing rainbow wings.

from Words With Wings by Nikki Grimes, 2013, Wordsong

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