April is Poetry Month

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

New Math

BY NIKKI GRIMES


Up till now,
the math of my life
has been pretty simple:
friends
plus family
plus sports.
What more
could I ask for, right?
But lately,
my outside has been changing
and my inside keeps telling me
more is on the way.
Trouble is,
I'm not sure
I'm ready.