Pearson Adult Learning Centre Student Writing
Sue wrote this
piece in response to an Advanced Composition class held this June.
In it, she captures the feeling of a favourite song.
Magic Power of
My favourite Farsi song, I am Happiness,
Happiness is Me takes me away from the earth. When I listen to my
favourite piece of
I let it fill my ears, and through my blood, I let it catch my heart. It
warms my heart and stops my mind. I float, leave my body, and I become a
soul: no weight to carry, no memory to think of, no pain to be hurt by.
I become a bird, no longer in cage; light to jump, quick to run, free to
fly. Up in the sky, I hear only one sound: I am happiness, happiness
is me, let the earth be jealous of me, for he is in love with me, he
looks after me and he cares a lot about me. And I hear again, I am
happiness, happiness is me. After the
ends, I feel I am back to Earth, yet with a peaceful heart, and still