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DANDELIONS
By: Livi

She tiptoes ever carefully
Across the lawn of life
Rests on the dandelions
Blowing wishes through my hair
Her tiny hand finds kisses in the breeze
To sprinkle on my head
Carefully catching simple mistakes
And hiding them in a pocket
Saving rosy cheeks for later
In the scratchy autumn leaves
Counting freckles on my face
To dot my nose with a smile
And my heart cries.

WRITE ON, BABE! Now, for your reading pleasure, the latest masterpieces by GL girls–updated every week! To submit your poem, personal essay, short story, artwork or photography e-mail it HERE, or send an email to youwroteit@girlslife.com! You can also send it via snail mail to You Wrote It, GL, 4529 Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21214. (Please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope so we can get back to you. Thanks!)

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12/28/2007 11:52:12 AM
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