Yanqin Weng

My Heart

About the Poem

China
International Institute of Akron
& Project Learn
Design by Zuzana Kubišová

My heart is a box of bright crayons
that can draw my rich imagination
and my multi-colored life.

My heart is like foggy glasses.
I can’t see the world
as clearly as I would like to.

My heart is like a pair of dancing shoes
that can take my soul to any destination
and spin with the scenery.

My heart is a natural clock.
I wish I could turn its hands
back to the past
to spend more time with my mom.

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