MYSELF

I am a poet,
Dark like the African soil,
Unique special.

Free, because I am a poet.
Growing up fast,
Reliable and trustworthy,
Having an ear for good things.

I have wings for writing,
A ready smile.
I love radiance.
I am me.

There is no one like me.

by Smangele, Vulamazibuko Primary School, South Africa