Books by Lorie Ann Grover

Books by Lorie Ann Grover
Kirkus Starred Review, Firstborn: "A fantasy that reads like a lost history tome and deftly examines issues of gender...An engrossing story with welcome depths."

Friday, August 28, 2009

Poetry Friday: Two to Sixteen




Two to Sixteen

Furiously, you
worked to capture an image.
I still watch in awe.

Lorie Ann Grover, 2009

Happy Sweet Sixteen, Ellen!

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5 comments:

Priya said...

Wish Ellen a happy birthday for me!

Kelly said...

Awww, happy birthday to the birthday girl!

Andromeda Jazmon said...

That haiku perfectly matches the expression on her face. Happy sweet sixteen!

Melissa said...

I felt as if I were also looking at my youngest one when I read the poem, capturing my experience of him perfectly in certain moments. Happy Birthday to your daughter-and what an amazing gift.

laurasalas said...

Love that intensity! Happy birthday to her:>)