Biography of leighcandice young
Leighcandice Jean Young was born in Sydney Australia on september 19th 1987. Making her just eighteen years old. Her mother Dianne Jennifer Costello also enjoys writing poetry and they both have quite a few of their poems published in poetry books. Leighcandice credits her mother for giving her the 'poetry gene' and includes her as one of her favourite poets. Some of her other favourites include Emily Dickenson and E E Cummings.
leighcandice young Poems
To My Nan
In a place beneath the clouds Where special angels go Lies a women so dear to me I want you all to know
The Girl In The Mirror
I know what your thinking when you look at me You think I'm too skinny because I'm a size three But in the mirror this girl I see Isn't making it easy for me
Lest We Forget
Another mother falling down Another soldier dead on the ground Another bomb exploding near Another child crying in fear
Daddy I have just one question Daddy if you dare Did you even love me Did you even care?
Daddy I have just one question
Daddy if you dare
Did you even love me
Did you even care?
I remember the day you left us
I was only ten
You said 'dont worry I'll be back'
Please daddy tell me when?