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6:16am

Thu April 23, 2015
Radio Poets April 23, 2015

Radio Poets 2015: Jessica Ojeda Paz

Jessica Ojeda Paz, a student at E R Taylor Elementary School, is today's Radio Poet
Credit AmericaSCORES Bay Area

 

 

JUPITER! 

Jessica Ojeda, ER Taylor

 

I went to Jupiter as fast as light. 

On my long journey I looked outside, 

it was a beautiful night. 

I saw millions of lights. 

I landed on Jupiter; as I walked around 

I felt different types of air. 

I thought, “what a beautiful place” 

I wish to stay

on this peaceful and clean place. 

I felt a nice warm air blowing at me. 

I wish people can live here

I called my family to come with me. 

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6:17am

Wed April 22, 2015
Radio Poets April 22, 2015

Radio Poets 2015: Samantha Rodriguez

Samantha Rodriguez, a student at Hillcrest Elementary School, is today's Radio Poet.
Credit AmericaSCORES Bay Area

 

The Moment

Samantha Rodriguez, Hillcrest Elementary

 

Knowing that we would arrive in the morning.

It was dark

with flashing lights

and the smell of a new car,

a grey new car.

I was against the seat

on my grey koala pillow pet,

asleep,

asleep, dreaming...

I woke up

one eye then another.

As I woke up

I didn’t know where I was.

It was morning,

it smelled different.

It smelled like palm trees

and the sky was pink, cotton candy pink.

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6:03am

Tue April 21, 2015
Radio Poets April 21, 2015

Radio Poets 2015: Ariana Carrillo

Ariana Carrillo, a student at Hillcrest Elementary School, is today's Radio Poet.
Credit AmericaSCORES Bay Area

Bright Star

Ariana Carrillo, Hillcrest Elementary

 

I am as bright as a star that shines in the sky that explodes on my heart that lives

In my life everywhere I go I follow the star that lives in my heart

I pretend I never see it but I do see it.

I am feeling the fresh breeze of the air but I do not feel it

I feel the hot sun

I am going to melt

My heart beats and beats everywhere I go.

The star I follow everywhere disappears

The hot sun goes away

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6:08am

Thu April 16, 2015
Radio Poets April 16, 2015

Radio Poets 2015: Roy Hodgson

Roy Hodgson, a student at Cleveland Elementary School, is today's Radio Poet
Credit AmericaSCORES Bay Area

I Am

Roy Hodgson, Cleveland, Elementary School

I am a balloon floating into the sky

I am from Pizza Planet

I am the color green

I am the ketchup on your fries

 

I am from a special country I call Nicaragua

I'm a meteor striking on the earth

I'm a S.S.S.P, Super Star Soccer Player

 

I am a piece of gold someone is looking for

They say, I am Roy, the boy, the toy.

Con safos!   

 

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6:19am

Wed April 15, 2015
Radio Poets April 15, 2015

Radio Poets 2015: Juan Ruiz

Juan Jose Ruiz Reyes, a student at Junipero Serra Elementary School, is today's Radio Poet
Credit AmericaSCORES Bay Area

Lima 
I am from Lima
where people have so much rage in their body
Now I'm in S.F.
where people are full of honesty
I am from Lima
where I couldn't stand the heat
Now I'm in S.F.
where I listen to new sick beats
I am from Lima
where I miss being so mean
Now I'm in S.F.
where I wait for August 19 I am from Lima where I eat Caldo De Gallina Now I'm in S.F. where I scare my sister pobrecita
I am from Lima
where it's hot and dry
Now I'm in S.F.

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