Mother Earth

 /   /  By Emma Birches
Stone Soup Magazine
June 2018

By Celeste Escobar

I love my mother
My true mother
I smack my feet
Against her sandy skin
Hot or cold
I don’t care
I do it every day

You do it too
Sometimes
To get exercise
But I do it for fun
To love her
To hug her
To roll around on her lap
And laugh.

Mother Earth Celeste Escobar

Celeste Escobar, 9
Belmont, CA

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  1. Tara Prakash May 21, 2018 at 2:18 pm Reply

    Wow! Your words make me feel as though you are teasing our true mother, mother nature! Nice work, I never could have associated those two things together!

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