Look Closer is a regularly released chapbook that compiles writing projects of the students in our After-School Tutoring Program. Kristy Castro’s piece is one of many that allows readers to glimpse at the immense creativity that students are still able to muster after their homework is done.
When my dad kisses me on my cheek,
it sounds really wet, like a sleek, sleek, sleek.
I wipe it off with a swoosh swoosh swoosh,
then he kisses me again with a kiss kiss kiss