Mockingbird | Teen Ink


March 8, 2015
By Lalupu PLATINUM, Springfield, Illinois
Lalupu PLATINUM, Springfield, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
"Scars just mean you were stronger than whatever tried to kill you."

---Author Unknown

Far to the East the mockingbirds sing,
Twisting noise and creating melody,
Yet the songs are ever their own.

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on Mar. 14 2015 at 11:52 am
MysticMusic ELITE, Waterloo, Other
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Favorite Quote:
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” -Mae West
"It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things." - Leonardo Da Vinci

This is a very pretty haiku, I really loved how you began it with a fairy tale touch and how you described their modifying the sounds in their surroundings to make their own sound. The wording is amazing, and really enjoyable.