Poems to share

Freedom Poem

Breathe in
Breathe out
Gasp
Sigh
S c r e a m
SHOUT!
Spread your arms W   I   D   E
And SMILE.
Find yourself. Find your style.
Make yourself tall as tall can be
Do the impossible one time,
Two times,
Three.
And say out loud
I am Free.

Michaela Morgan

Michaela Morgan is the author of over 140 books, including fiction, non-fiction, picture books and poetry. Her Walter Tull’s Scrapbook was shortlisted for the BBC Blue Peter Award and chosen for the Guardian cultural diversity awards. Her anthology Wonderland: Alice in Poetry was shortlisted for the 2017 Centre for Literacy in Primary Education Poetry Award (CLiPPA). She runs poetry workshops, visits schools and talks at conferences for teachers. Michaela’s hobby is daydreaming. If there were medals for daydreaming, she is convinced she could be a winner.