Jessica Marshall

Rookie (January 31st,1989 / Peterborough, England)

Summer Comes - Poem by Jessica Marshall

Now when I walk
Outside,
The birds are
Chirping;
The leaves are
Rustling
In the light winds that
Shake.

Now is the time when romance blooms:
Couples holding hands as they strole together,
Stealing touches behind oak trees
And kissing softly because,
They are in love.

Girls in bikinis out on the lawn,
Bronzing their bodies at high noon
While music plays idly on
And magazines are strewn around them.
Their tan skin shimmers
In the afternoon sun.

And now when I walk
Outside,
Children are
Playing;
Students are
Laughing
As they spike a volleyball,
Arching.

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Comments about Summer Comes by Jessica Marshall

  • (11/6/2007 10:12:00 PM)


    Nice depiction of summer, you have allowed the reader to visualize what is happening.

    Scott
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, April 22, 2011


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