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This isn't worth reading This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

By Beef., Gingerland, WA

I stayed up all night writing poetry
I thought it was all brilliant
Now I'm looking at it
and I see that it's all s**t

I'm reading the words
sounding out the letters
in my head
I get frustrated
because I drifted off again
in the middle
I'm trying real hard
to stay focused
stay on task
keep marching on
like a good little soldier
but I keep stopping
getting distracted by the blackberries
ripened in the September sun
I love blackberries
I could eat them till my stomach
Can't wait till summer
pink lemonade and patchy grass

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