‘Thank you. For knocking me down’
So, thank you.
For knocking me down,
So I could learn to pick myself up.
For leaving me lost,
So I could learn to find my way.
Even though it wasn’t intentional,
It made a difference.
For this, I have to say...
From the bottom of my heart,
Read the full poem in the August 2020 issue of Ink & Feather - literary and arts journal. Ink and Feather is a literary magazine that exclusively publishes original works by teens.
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