Illustrated by: Jana Christy
Published by: Wordsong/Boyds Mills, 2019
Awards: NCTE Notable in Poetry, 2020
Copyright © Marilyn Singer 2019

I’m the Big One Now!

(excerpt)

A Thousand Things More

A picture of me

when I was just three,

dancing across the floor.

Still got the same nose,

still strike the same pose,

but I now know a thousand things more.