“Dear Bike” by Xavier D.


I like to ride you to school,

That green color that makes you look cool.

I ride you anytime, ‘cause you’re the best—

Even when the weather makes you a mess.

You’re like gold from a treasure chest.

You help me get somewhere faster for my quests.



above: Patrick Gale Putze. “Untitled.” Drawing mounted on panel. Photo: Shanley Chien/Medill, from “Bike Art Show Wheels to a Close.”  Image used with permission. www.patrickputze.net




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