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Winner of our Banned Book Titles Poetry Contest

I See a Great Jungle
by Amanda S. P.

 

I see a great jungle.
I see a nest of flies.
An animal, called Sun
His choice, like clockwork:
A slaughterhouse.

 

I see my beloved
A lord though cuckoo.
He rises with Gatsby
Never orange, he never knew.

 

Now I see big Sophie.
Five years on the farm
She flew.

 

We are never three,
never one.

 

Over.



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