connecting teen poets around the globe
Burdens? Loves? Desires? Troubles? Memories? Actual things? Responsibilities at home, in school, for your friends?
What do you "carry"?
Whether it is the smallest detail or a heavy load weighing you
down, please share a poem or two. You may find the experience
rather cathartic. Not only that, after you read others'
writing, you will probably see how we all often share the
same responsibilities-- no matter where we live. This prompt
was inspired by Tim O'Brien's The Things They
Write and post your poems. (add photos too)