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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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43 comment(s)
Holy nostalgia blast, batman!
May. 07, 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
Thought provoking! I enjoyed reading it! post comments and check out my work!
Jan. 19, 2015 at 1:10 PM • Report
Absolutely beautiful
Jan. 02, 2015 at 10:20 PM • Report
I like this. It's so dizzy, you can tell it's genuine.
Dec. 21, 2014 at 7:36 AM • Report
yh, I like that we're from experiences and not from places. Beautifully done.
Nov. 12, 2014 at 9:18 AM • Report