Diana Holinski

Rookie (May 3,1968 / Waukeegan, IL)

Candy Shop - Poem by Diana Holinski

It's Aunt Nora's birthday
She's partial to Belgian chocolates
I go with mama
To the candy shop
'We're here to get a present
for Aunt Nora, ' she admonishes.
'Don't even ask for candy! '
And I promise.

But once inside,
the aroma of the place
The gleaming display cases
Candies winking at me
Like jewels

I know she'll say no
But I just have to ask!

Comments about Candy Shop by Diana Holinski

  • Rookie - 3 Points _____________________________________ - (5/20/2008 11:40:00 PM)

    D an unarming simplicity...

    D you belong here keep the pen pumpin''' (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Duncan Wyllie (2/27/2008 5:47:00 PM)

    The gleaming display cases
    Candies winking at me
    Like jewels...every Childs wonderland

    A great write

    Love duncan X (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 26, 2008

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