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By Michael Ross
Genre: Poetry Level: Elementary 4-6
Year: 2001 Category: Margaret Mielke Memorial Poetry Award

Hunger is bold and fierce
like a cheetah
racing through a maze
in pursuit of his prey.
It tears at my stomach
like a lion
ripping at a zebra's remains.

About the Author: Michael Ross attends Eagle River Elementary School in Eagle River, AK.

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