Poet’s Seat Poetry Contest: ‘Odd Math Class Day Dream,’ Melissa Leary
Melissa Leary of Northfield was one of the top-two placing youth poets in the 15–18 year-old category with her poem, "Odd Math Class Day Dream." Recorder/Trish Crapo
“Odd Math Class Day Dream”
Ready to whoosh through the sweet air.
Rolling with laughter at some silly joke.
Our grins shame the Cheshire Cat
With a side of giddy.
Taste the kiss
Cosine 18, what’s the answer?
Across the room,
I’ve never said hello.
Young Poet, 15 to 18 years old