Rebecca Kai Dotlich
Rebecca Kai Dotlich is a poet and picture book author who grew up in the Midwest exploring trails by the creek, reading comic books and building snow forts. She attended Indiana University. She speaks and teaches about writing for children to literature conferences, with students, teachers and aspiring writers all over the US. Her books have been awarded many honours. Rebecca’s work appears in dozens of anthologies, magazines and textbooks. Her website is here.
Here is one of Rebecca’s poems:
A Circle of Sun
I’m skipping about.
I’m Earth’s many colors.
I’m morning and night.
I’m honey on toast.
I’m a piece of the sky
in a circle of sun.
© Rebecca Kai Dotlich (From LEMONADE SUN published by Boyds Mills Press)
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