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Here’s the colorful poem "The Sky Was" by E. E. Cummings (1894 – 1962) with an mp3 recording…

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MP3 of The Sky Was

The Sky Was

the
     sky
           was
can    dy    lu
minous
            edible
spry
        pinks shy
lemons
greens    coo    l choc
olate
s.
  un    der,
  a    lo
co
mo
      tive        s  pout
                               ing
                                     vi
                                     o
                                     lets

Read by Christina Zhu.

Here’s a 2nd rendition by loubet.

Drawing by Lila Pomerantz with Mama Lisa.

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This artilce was posted on Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at 9:10 pm and is filed under Arts and Crafts, Canada, Countries & Cultures, E. E. Cummings, England, English, Illustrations, Kids Drawings, Languages, MP3's of Poems, Poems, Poems about Nature, Poetry, Poets, Recordings, Recordings of Poems, USA. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

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