ADELINE JANE GOEKEN
Ruby


Ruby wakes in the morning.
She flaps her wings, and joins her friends to drink nectar.
The flowers are like jewels, it is a good day.

ADELINE JANE GOEKEN

Age: 5, Bright Starts Preschool, Grade: Pre-K

This poem was selected for the 2012 Poetry in Public project, sponsored by the Iowa City Public Art Program. Poetry in Public displays poems by local writers of all ages in Iowa City buses, downtown kiosks, and select public buildings from April (National Poetry Month) through the fall.

This page was first displayed
on July 19, 2012

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