by Euridise Lujano from Power Academy, Roosevelt campus
Published in the 2007-2008 WITS Anthology I Once Was Young and Strong (Available for purchase)
My brain is my brother crying.
The rain pouring down the window
as I see the streetlights go
from green to yellow to red.
My brain is cars speeding by
as I hear the birds tweaking
while I walk to school.
My brain is the color
of hot Cheetos,
my lips touching against
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