Poetry

Pitter Patter

by Kriti S., Age 15 , Grade 9, Harold M. Brathwaite Secondary School, Brampton, ONTARIO CANADA
Teacher: Mrs. Marciano

Pitter Patter

Kriti Sodhi

Here in this warm room,

with stories of the past,

a bristling fire,

and fantasies of the future.


a knight in a kingdom

beautiful and brave

a dragon in a castle

both strong and afraid

pitter patter


a troll under a bridge

as big as a bull

a spider in a web

a contest of Athena and Arachne

pitter patter


a world where robots

control us

a world where books

turn to dust

pitter patter


a world like no other

where stereotypes

do not matter

pitter patter


But, here and now,

in this cozy room.

Reading, Dreaming, Believing, Blurring.

More, More, More.


pitter patter

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