Here's my 204-word entry--"What Do You Love?"
Thank you, Susanna Leonard Hill, for offering this fun challenge. I LOVE my little story and am glad this contest inspired it.
p.s. My debut book comes out on April 7. Check it out here!
Valentine’s day is on the way.
what do you love?
If you are a cozy nest, do you love
If you are a lion keeper, do you love
If you are the sky, do you adore
the color blue?
Here’s one thing I know for certain. I love…
Scientists of every kind, of course, love
Every speedy racecar driver has to love
Astronomers with telescopes adore
the distant stars.
Of course if you’re a Martian, you must love
the planet Mars.
Don’t you think it’s likely that a cow might love
(Here’s a heart-shaped Valentine, especially made
If you are a teacher, you for sure love
If you’re a librarian, you love
A diving oceanographer adores
the deep, dark sea!
An astronaut in outer space is fond of
I’ve told you who I love the most.
(Do you love me?)
A Valentine has just arrived!
(I think it holds my answer.)
Like day loves sun,
like snow loves cold,
like music loves the dancer,
like grass loves green,
like hats love heads,
like branches love their tree,
now I know without a doubt--you love