In My Backyard


September 11, 2013 by WITS Editor

English: Trees and branches.

English: Trees and branches. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In my backyard

branches play music like flutes

the grass sways and dances

rocks play hide-and-seek

leaves race in the wind

and the dirt just sleeps.

By Lillian, 2nd grade


2 thoughts on “In My Backyard

  1. marf50 says:

    Phenomenal writing . . . so young! so full of meaning and beauty. Bless this dear child!

  2. Love this. Simple & profound 🙂

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