Treasure Island

C.J. Heck

(August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)

Growing Things (Children)


Daddy planted grass seeds
and up popped new green grass.
When mommy planted flower seeds,
pretty flowers came up fast.

I don’t understand it.
I planted my seeds too.
My spot has lots of sunshine.
I watered, but nothing grew.

I guess it’s something grownups know,
maybe kids just can’t plant seeds,
‘cause the bird seed that I planted
didn’t grow any birds for me.

Submitted: Saturday, February 26, 2005

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