Sophia White

Rookie - 3 Points ('90 / America)

I Want A Wind - Poem by Sophia White

I want a wind
To start in the far-off mountain
To rush down in a raging fury
And fill this dull and silent valley.
I want a wind
To wrap around the gray tree trunks
To rattle the leaves and grass
To whistle by the window’s glass.
I want a wind
To make the pine trees clack together
To tangle the hair of the Barbie girls
To make the dust on the roads to swirl.
I want a wind
To take the litter on the sidewalk away
To blow the mist from the falls my way
To echo throughout this listless day.
I want a wind
To burst through the window and into here
To scatter the papers from their neat piles
To steal my breath and give me smile.

Comments about I Want A Wind by Sophia White

  • (2/27/2007 3:43:00 PM)

    this is definitely a great poem, Sophia! So full of spring, so passionate. Nice job with the last 'stanza.' (Report)Reply

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  • (2/27/2007 3:42:00 PM)

    The wind of change... blowing everything... clearing eveything.... revealing everything....


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, January 24, 2011

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