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The Way the Planet Moves: An Original Poem

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The Way the Planet Moves: An Original Poem

Aubrey Ouderkirk, Staff Writer/Poet

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i wish you could see yourself the way i do.

because if you could,
you’d realize the sky is blue for you,
& you give the stars a reason to twinkle.
the grass grows to reach you,
& the flowers whisper your name as you walk over them.
the sun rises every morning to watch over you,
until the moon gets restless for her turn.
the wind howls for its longing to touch you once more,
& the rain gets jealous,
creating the storm.

-don’t believe any different

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Aubrey Ouderkirk, Staff Writer

My name is Aubrey Ouderkirk. I’m a sophomore at Weedsport High, and I love poetry. ELA has always been my favorite, but more recently, I have taken a...

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