Chris Clingman

Rookie (01/28/1993 / Out of God hands)

We Need Them - Poem by Chris Clingman

Mends the boo boos you get when you are young or old
Opens up the doors to your mind
There when you just simply need a hug
Heroes to children who are afraid
Entertains you when you are crying or bored
Right in your heart so she is never far away
Sweet as honey and also funny


Comments about We Need Them by Chris Clingman

  • Silver Star - 3,517 Points Margaret Alice Second (5/12/2013 9:04:00 AM)

    Young, old, thanks for opening doors
    a hug, children afraid you say?
    Crying, bored, the lore of her,
    far away, who will say stay,
    tell some more of the
    tales of yore…. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Jane Mellin (4/19/2013 1:11:00 AM)

    I like this poem with its complex narrator who is both child and adult. In the first line, where you've written your, you really mean you're. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 19, 2013

Poem Edited: Sunday, May 12, 2013


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