Juan Olivarez

Silver Star - 3,980 Points (september 12 / nyssa oregon)

Wishing - Poem by Juan Olivarez

I wish I had wings,
So I could fly.
Like my avian friends,
Up in the sky.

I wish I had gills,
To breath in the sea.
Swimming for thrills,
The fishes and me.

I wish I could run,
Like cheetahs on the veldt.
In the blazing sun,
With a rippling pelt.

I wish, yes I do,
For so many things.
But I'm glad just like you,
For what each new day brings.

11/29/10 Alton Texas

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 29, 2010

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