50PreciousWords is an annual contest hosted by children’s book author Vivian Kirkfield. This year it runs from March 4 to March 6. You can find the official contest post along with the guidelines and list of fantastic prizes on Vivian Kirkfield’s blog.
It is my first year participating in #50PreciousWords, and I am thrilled. Below is my entry.
I am American
They say I am not American.
I have an accent.
I was born in Puerto Rico.
I have two last names.
It hurts, but then I remember who I am.
I am bilingual.
I was born on the enchantment island.
I have a strong heritage.
I am American.