The sun looks like a
big, beautiful orange high
in the sky.

An orange tastes like a
big burst of sunshine
in my mouth.



Theresa Gaughan is a veteran teacher who currently teaches third grade in Knoxville, Tennessee. She enjoys creating poems to share with her students and uses poetry to teach a variety of topics. Her work has recently been published by The Dirigible Balloon and Little Thoughts Press Issue Two, Natural Wonder. Her poem ‘Waffle’ appears in Things We Eat by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong. You can find her on Twitter @theresagaughan and on Instagram @theresasteachingtidbits