Five plus two equals ten minus two plus one.
Twelve plus four equals-let me think…(Mu
m: you done?)

Thirteen minus six equals…(thinking, eats bun)

Mathematics is quite difficult, you know.
But I have to do it so I won’t sweep roads.
But please Mum, can I continue tomorrow?

I am SL, a very young Asian writer who likes writing short stories, mysteries and random bits and bobs, and have written a guest post, with a blog ( I hope you learn Math not to pass school, but for the future.

If you would like to have your work published in The Poetry Bar send your poem, a few words about yourself and the link to your blog and Instagram (if you have one) to the e-mail

5 thoughts on “Math

  1. I do love mathematics and this lil piece of writing is really good! 👏

  2. Hey, I would like to send in one of my poems. Do you select one from the ones you receive?

    1. You can send as much as you want, all of them will be published. I don’t publish them all at once, but all of them will be up on the blog!

      1. Okay. This is nice. Thank you 🙂

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