Purple By Alexis Rotella

Purple By Alexis Rotella In first gradeMrs. Lohr saidmy purple teepeewasn’t realistic enoughthat purple was no colorfor a tent,that purple was a colorfor people who died,that my drawingwasn’t good enough to hangwith the others. I walked back to my seatcounting the swish swish swishesof my baggy corduroy trousers.With a black crayonnightfall came to my purple […]