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When I Was With Batu
By Matty Heiken
Genre: Poetry Level: Elementary 4-6
Year: 2004 Category: Margaret Mielke Memorial Poetry Award

There was
the smell of
wet dog in the air.

The feeling
of Batu splashing
water on my face,

And the feeling
of tears rolling
down my face,

The feeling
of him

About the Author: Matty Heiken attends Scenic Park Elementary School in Anchorage, AK.

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