The right eye says “Why are we always together.”
Left eye “We must stay together we cannot be apart.”
Right eye “I hate you, why must we work together?”
Left eye “We must.”
The Cocky Cockroaches
Germany has the most beautiful baby blue fishes
but how, how are they so beautiful?
and the cockroaches eat the other cockroaches
and then the cockroach ate my brother
and that’s when I realized how they were
beautiful, because they were born like that
Foreigner from Cuba
You can tell his milk chocolate, thin like paper hair was from Cuba.
Why did he miss his home so much?
The moths flew like a flock of birds going south.
He was one of the moths flying.
Cuba’s his home, his old life you cannot take that away.
Green Forest Middle School
Green Forest, AR
Dates of Visit: November 9, 2017
Faculty Sponsor: Tim Booth
Grade Levels: 8
Appx. Number Students Served: 18
Visiting Writers: Anthony Blake, Zachary Harrod