If I Were a Poet

poetry

Artwork by Annie Wood

If I were a poet I’d tell you who I am
I am the — bamboo bending in the wind in a forest in Japan
Even in the strongest winds
I won’t break
I am the chimes in the same wind
My music gets louder
I won’t stop
If I were a poet I’d confess
I am the sudden summer storm
That will ruin your picnic
If I were a poet I’d bargain
I am the wailing toddler on a plane
Unless you play peek a boo with me
Then I will stop crying
But only for…

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