Too grown up to look up

Project OpenBook: Too Grown Up
When I was a kid
I’d do what kids did
And lie in the grass
Just watching clouds pass.

I saw lots of stuff
In each fluffy puff:
A fish dipped in whipped cream,
A snake in each jet stream.

But now I’m too grown up
To see what has shown up.
No time anymore…
Ever since I turned four.

Phil HausslerWritten by Phil Haussler.
Illustrated by Brad Sneed.



This illustrated poem was created for Project OpenBook, an experiment in doing good.

To learn more and follow the journey, visit:
marblespark.com/project-openbook

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