By the Riverside

Geese swim,
Rivers flow,
Plants sway,
And birds chirp,
All the sounds by the riverside.


Age: 7, Roosevelt Elementary, Grade: 2

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.

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on August 29, 2012

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