The Dirigible Balloon
Poetry for Children

Taking Flight

In the wide world,
Dreams are spun like spider webs.
Laughter floats on blown bubbles,
And soaring hawks
Lead us over hills,
Into adventure.

About the Writer

Susan Andrews

Susan lives in Southern California, where she taught elementary school for many years. She is a member of the SCBWI. She has worked professionally as a freelance writer, and her haiku has been featured in many journals. She created and participates in the weekly #haikuSaturday event on Twitter. She is passionate about animals, the environment and kindness.