Shannon Atherton

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I am a 16-year-old who has been writing poetry for as long as I can remember. I write on a range of topics and I enjoy reading and analysing poetry. I have considered publishing a collection of poems but I have no idea how to go about it. I joined Poem Hunter because I think it is time to share my work with the world, and to see if it is appreciate ...

Shannon Atherton Poems


Racism is just so wrong
It makes people feel they don't belong.
It doesn't matter, the colour of your skin;
What's important is what lies within.


When you were put upon this earth
My mum felt she was blessed
But when she lost you she found her heart
Was ripped out from her chest

Teenage Dreams

If I could be somebody else
Other than just me
I'd be the one that's popular
With friends from A - Z

Growing Up: A Girl's Point Of View...

Growing up's like a shadow;
It follows you everywhere.
It won't go away,
It'll just have to stay,

A Family Christmas

Christmas is the time of year
for celebration and good cheer.
A time to laugh and shout and sing,
and be thankful for everything.

Shannon Atherton Comments

Celia Hinojosa 11 May 2012

you are a very amazing poet! keep writing :)

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