2 M Y <3 O No one compares to her She is the sun to my day When I’m feeling down she knows exactly what to sayShe lends me her shoulder to bear all my tearsAnd when I have problems she give me a listening earShe’s as important to me as the moon to the starsShe is the one who pushes me to go farShe loves me unconditionally through the good and the badAnd it really hurts me to see her down and sadWithout out my mom I wouldn’t know what to doAnd she holds my family together as if she was glueShe is my best friendShe walks me through this journey life while holding my handShe is teaching me how to be a lady and hold my ownBecause before I know it I will soon be grownI will love her till death do us part and beyondIf I could I would give her an award for best momShe always tells me when I'm right or wrongAnd through her struggle she remains strongShe is my worldI love you mom
3 ”The poem “My Mom” which I, Chantanae Tanner, is the author of ”The poem “My Mom” which I, Chantanae Tanner, is the author of. In this poem I am expressing the love for my mother. I used the metaphor she is my world to show how much of an impact she has in my life. I also used a simile comparing the moon to the stars as my mom is to me to show her importance. In this poem I told how much I really cared and loved my mom. I expressed how long I would love her by using the allusion “till death do us part and beyond.”My Paragraph
4 “Me Against the World” “With all this extra stressing” I never for a once stop counting my blessingCause life is a cold world it could be much worseLife isn’t a movie so it cant be rehearsedAnd all the time things don’t go as plannedSo when I make mistakes I hope people understandSometimes in the world I feel like I’m in a maze lostAnd for every mishap you have to pay a costSchool sometimes can be my biggest struggleSo I make getting good grades my biggest hustleIn life you cant dwell on the pastUse your time wisely because it passes by fastI always hold my head high and look forwardBecause a bright future is what I’m moving towardAnd everyday someone try's to stop my shineBut regardless I’m going to get mineIt me against the worldThe “Me against the world” which I, Chantanae Tanner, is the author of. This poem tells about the struggles and stress of everyday life. In line 7 I express how confusing things can get at times and how I feel trapped. In lines nine and ten I tell how hard school can get at times and how I make it my main priority to get good grades and focus in school. I also express how time is precious in lines 11 and 12. At the end of the poem I explain how I am going to succeed no matter what obstacle stands in.
5 My Love For You My Love For You Like in fairytales you give me a happy endingAnd I have always loved you even from the beginningYour smile brightens my dayAnd your love brings me joy in every wayYou are my everythingAnd for you I world give anythingI love looking in your eyeIt makes me feel all warm insideYour m prince and im your princessI want you to know that you are better than the best
6 My ParagraphThe poem “My love for you” which I, Chantanae Tanner, is the author of. In this poem I expresses the love for a significant other. This poem can relate to others who wants to express their feelings. I used the allusion of happy endings and princesses to refer to fairytales. In lines 3 I express the way the significant other makes me happy. I also acknowledge how great they are in the very last line.
7 <3 A True Friend Someone to laugh with, perhaps to shed some tears A person who’s been with you through all the years.Someone to shelter you from days that are coldA shoulder to lean on, a warm hand to hold .An arm to catch you if you slip and you fallAnd an ear for your problems whenever you call.Someone to share your giggles and your screamsA person to tell all your secrets and dreams.Someone to hug you when you’re happy or sadTo just be there in the good times or badA person with whom you don’t have to pretendThese are jobs of a very best friend.By Michele Davis
8 The poem “A True Friend” by Michele Davis is telling about the jobs of a best friend. Davis uses an A and B rhyme scheme. She lets use know what a true best friend is, and the duties they should up hold. In lines 5 and 6 she says an arm to catch you if you fall, meaning they will be there to help with your mistakes and needs. She didn’t use many devices but has gotten the deeper meaning of the poem across without them.My Paragraph
9 Life HappensBad hair days and mixed up romance Told that there’s gooey stuff stuck to your pants Getting a sister when you wanted a brother Finding that “life skills” is taught by your mother Slipping and falling and ripping your jeans Discovering your sister has ruined your things Sometimes life gives us days full of laughter And then we have some that are filled with disaster Some things that happen aren’t part of our plans We have to roll with it and just throw up our hands What life will bring next is predicted by none Which makes it exciting and often more fun By Irene DunlapLife happens is a poem by Irene Dunlap that tells about life and day to day problems. Dunlap uses an A and B type rhyme scheme. This poems universal theme is that things don’t always go as planned but you have to make the best of it . Dunlap uses mishaps as examples of what may happen in someone's day and make it go wrong. The shift comes in line 11 when she tells how she handles it..