Logo Top Banner
slogan Alaska Timeline Alaska Kids About
Peer Work
Family & Community
History & Culture
Digital Archives
Narrative & Healing
Reading & Writing
Libraries & Booksellers
Teaching & Learning
Contact Us

Sign up for newsletter
Find us on Facebook

Peer Work

Home  >  Peer Work
By Sibella Campbell
Genre: Poetry Level: Elementary K-3
Year: 2006 Category: Bell Benton Memorial Poetry Award

Megan, my dog,
You freed me from that churning
You turned and came back to me
as I screamed for you.

You glided to me over the sharp
like a ballerina
getting ready to dance,
and you pulled me to shore.

You gazed into my eyes,
and comforted me
as I cried for my father.

Megan, thank you.

About the Author: Sibella Campbell attends Northern Lights ABC in Anchorage, AK.

  Contact Us       LitSite Alaska, Copyright © 2000 - 2017. All rights reserved. University of Alaska Anchorage.
University of Alaska Anchorage