I call blue!
After my friends and I make our way back from lunch,
we go straight to the old, broken down box,
worn from years of kids like us playing at indoor recess.
I sit on the cold floor with the boys
and we begin to play.
Our games are always heated, full of trash-talk
and petty arguments
but I come out on top.
“Sorry!” I say.
But we all know,
Jack Greenway is thirteen years old and goes to St. Patrick’s School in Rolla, Missouri. He wrote this poem because it shows his competitive nature in all of the games he likes to play – and in just about everything he does.