pretty pictures

Kids know the value

Huddle with crayons and a book

Filling in the blanks

With colors that set them free

Lines are only suggestions

©2018 Annette Rochelle Aben

17 responses to “pretty pictures

  1. Love it! 🙂 Sharing… xo

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  2. The innocence and imagination of children

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  3. Lovely poem, Annette.

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  4. Yes!!! I love this!

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  5. Reblogged this on charles french words reading and writing and commented:
    Here is a wonderful post on children and creativity from Annette Rochelle Aben!

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  6. You are so right about the freedom of crayons and blank paper. I never liked coloring books.

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  7. Annette, I love your quote, “A blank check to the wealth of imagination.” Beautiful!

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