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I Am From This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

By WriterDancerLover, Fontana, CA

I am from
My green blankey and
Climbing out of my crib
From playing mermaid in the bathtub.

I am from walking my dog,
And the noise he made when I step on his tail.

I am from my sheep nightlight
And Blue’s Clues and the Berenstain Bears.
I am from spinning until
I can’t tell where I am and
Seeing the world upside-down.

I am from long days at school
And hurrying home to watch Pokémon.
From chocolate-chip cookies at
Grandma’s house.

I am from July days in the pool
And running through the sprinklers.

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47 comment(s)
Really good poem!
Sep. 13, 2015 at 12:09 PM • Report
you might find this cheeky of me but check out my version of this poem still called " I am From" but added a dark twist. i love the original though.
Jul. 12, 2015 at 12:03 PM • Report
This is the story of my life!!! It's beautiful
Jun. 02, 2015 at 11:20 AM • Report
Holy nostalgia blast, batman!
May. 07, 2015 at 12:19 PM • Report
agreed, batman, very batman.
Jun. 12, 2015 at 12:19 PM • Report
I love this poem. Beautifully written! It is amazing! :) Please take and rate my poetry,I will appreciate it.
Apr. 03, 2015 at 2:36 AM • Report
Very well written! I love it!
Mar. 28, 2015 at 2:46 PM • Report
Please take a look at my work, as well! I think you'd enjoy them! :) Thanks
Mar. 24, 2015 at 11:33 AM • Report
This is really,really good! Great job! :)
Mar. 24, 2015 at 11:31 AM • Report
I really love the way it was written! :) Great job!
Mar. 19, 2015 at 6:01 AM • Report