I Started as a Seed

I started as a seed
a root came out
I started to bloom
The sun beamed down
when I started to sprout
with beautiful colors of purple and red
I struggled weaving through the wall
I felt like I could fly
as I grew
I saw all my friends
They were ready
while I was not

Alicia Maldonado, Coeur d’ Alene Elementary School, 4th Grade
Teacher: Joyce Koff