This poem knows you

Publisher: California Poets in the Schools in [San Francisco?]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 111 Downloads: 430
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  • School verse, American -- California,
  • American poetry -- California
  • Edition Notes

    Statement[selected and edited by a committee chaired by Sarah Kennedy ...[et al.]].
    ContributionsCalifornia Poets in the Schools (Project)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. ;
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23009896M

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All unsaid words and anger are bottled up. You're stolen away from someone that doesn't really know you. I know that because I've seen how you are.

I lie in a dark room with no lights. If it were you would probably be in fright. Cause you're not used to it like I am. No one really knows what's at the bottom Reviews: 2.