Reflection | Teen Ink


May 19, 2011
By julia_ailuj BRONZE, San Antonio, Texas
julia_ailuj BRONZE, San Antonio, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
"Are we human? Or are we dancer? My sign is vital, my hands are cold, and I'm on my knees, looking for the answer - you've gotta let me know." - The Killers

Face in the mirror,
You’re getting too old for me
I’d like a new one
To see instead of myself
Him smiling right back at me.

The author's comments:
This piece is in the form of Japanese poetry called "tanka," a form of haiku. I got the idea of tanka from the book "The Pillow Box of Cordelia Kenn," an excellent read.

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