Apple Small Poem
by Jose Manuel Millan Morales from Roosevelt High School
Published in the 2006-2007 WITS Anthology Mostly What I’m Made Of
It looks round with different colors: red, yellow, green, orange.
It smells sweet and sour.
It tastes juicy with lots of flavor.
It sounds really silent, that makes you relax.
It feels pretty hard, hard enough to hurt someone.
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