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"I AM" Poetry  July 17, 2013 - July 31, 2013

Contest Completed


1st Place - I Am Shy and Bold
2nd Place - I Am
3rd Place - I am
Honorable Mention - I Am


Using the formula below, create your own version of an "I AM" poem. Please keep this under 18 friendly so everyone can participate.

The formula:

I am (two special characteristics you have).
I wonder (something you are actually curious about).
I hear (an imaginary sound).
I see (an imaginary sight).
I want (an actual desire).
I am (the first line of the poem repeated).

I pretend (something you actually pretend to do).
I feel (a feeling about something imaginary).
I touch (an imaginary touch).
I worry (something that really bothers you).
I cry (something that makes you very sad).
I am (the first line of the poem repeated).

I understand (something you know is true).
I say (something you believe in).
I dream (something you actually dream about).
I try (something you really make an effort about).
I hope (something you actually hope for).
I am (the first line of the poem repeated).


Ravyne Hawke
Ravyne Hawke
Somewhere, VA


19 Contestants
19 Submissions
Created Jul 17, 2013