I am still working on this page, but here is a poem for you to read to your dog while you wait for me to finish imagining what it will look like.

 

The Wild Beast

by Quinette Cook

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In class today we’re analyzing poems. We’re ripping them apart.

My teacher says hunt for the wild beast inside. Hear it’s roaring heart!

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So, I deconstruct and dismantle mine, dissecting every word.

Wait! My poem’s NOT about a lion, but a little hummingbird.

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