I adore this poem that came by surprise by Emma aged 10

Stillness

My sister

Younger

Smaller

Under me

Beneath me

Motionless

Still

Except for the steady rise and fall of her chest

Peaceful

Frozen in time

Smiling

Sleeping

 

Emma C aged 10 Gladstone School

One thought on “I adore this poem that came by surprise by Emma aged 10

  1. Rochelle

    What a *beautiful* poem Emma. It gives such a lovely sense of your tenderness and love for your sister. Thank you so much for sharing it.

    Reply

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