A Friendship Poem


is like a game of ping pong
The ball is
white as an egg
Back and forth
Rhythm like a drum
My friend
My friend
Co-co, co-co
Co-co, co-co
If it hits the net
I start again
I like to play slow
like a turtle
I keep my eye on the ball
I feel interested.


“Leo” is a middle schooler in Toronto, Canada. He loves to play sports like tennis and basketball and is a fantastic cook. His favorite musicians are Jason Derulo. He loves to hang out with his friends, his sisters, and his dog, Max.