Nikki Giovanni

(June 7, 1943 / Knoxville, Tennessee)

A Summer Love Poem - Poem by Nikki Giovanni

Clouds float by on a summer sky
I hop scotch over to you
Rainbows arch from ground to gold
I climb over to you
Thunder grumbles, lightning tumbles
And I bounce over to you
Sun beams back and catches me
Smiling over at you


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  • (2/13/2018 8:21:00 PM)

    Eating and the swamp inside the cheeks (Report) Reply

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    Must read (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/30/2015 12:03:00 PM)

    SUperb poem...And I bounce over to you
    Sun beams back and catches me
    Smiling over at you
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 10, 2013


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