The Hair of the Goddess

Rules for Trees

1. No holding branches

2. No touching roots.

3. No losing your leaves

4. Keep your tree straight.

Dana Scharein Dague


The World

The trees are like the hair of the world.
The city is like the heart of the world.
The wind is a flute player
playing in the night…

Noel Berry

Both poems are from the book Salting the Ocean; 100 Poems by Young Poets.  All of the poems in Salting the Ocean were written by kids in grades 1-12.

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