Alyssa Marquardt

Rookie (april 16,1994 / eureka california)

I am Not Perfect


I am not perfect.
I am just me.

I smile when I'm sad.
And laugh when I’m mad

I say things that I don’t mean
My clumsiness is often seen.

I laugh when nothings funny.
And never save my money.

I'll be the one to spill your drink.
I rarely care what others think.

I am not perfect.
I am just me.

Submitted: Saturday, April 05, 2008
Edited: Thursday, October 01, 2009

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Comments about this poem (I am Not Perfect by Alyssa Marquardt )

  • Rookie - 0 Points Reetesh Sabr (9/10/2008 6:12:00 AM)

    I smile when I'm sad.
    And laugh when I’m mad...
    amazing emotion said in rhyme

    in india there is a song that is the essence of ur poem,
    i donno u would u/stand or not yet..sharing
    'HUM TOH BHAI AISE HAIN, AISE RAHENGE' (Report) Reply

  • Rookie rajagopal haran (4/5/2008 9:00:00 AM)

    its ok if u r just you...its absolutely perfect Alyssa..great piece (Report) Reply

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