The Changing River

2012 Grand Prize Category II (Grades 3-6)

The Changing River

River silver how
it glitters in the night.
The river is the sun when the
morning comes.

It is time going slow and
waiting to move again.

River silver how
it slithers in the night.

Xavier Mendoza, age 9
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Burrowes Elementary School
Teachers: Laura Snyder/ Christopher Maiorino/Barbara Strasko

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