Entries from January 2019 ↓

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Footprints

I like to walk barefoot in mud, I enjoy that squishy feeling! And then I track it in Mom’s house On the walls and floor and ceiling. Mom always knows that it was me But she won’t tell me how she knows. I wonder if it just might be, Her other kids don’t have twelve […]

Consider the Snake

Let’s give a thought, if you have time, To treatment of the lowly snake. Who without benefit of legs Must travel over land and lake. He lost his legs, the Good Book says, Because he tempted Adam’s wife And brought the first recorded fight Into that happy couple’s life. She’ll crush his head, the curse […]

Knock On The Door

Someone’s knocking At our back door That’s not happened Back there before. No one’s at home But Nan and me; I wonder what The knock could be? Maybe a ghost, Or grizzly bear That’s knocking on Our door back there! I think that I Had best go see; I’m in charge, It’s up to me! […]

My Brother’s Part Animal

My new brother is part animal And Mother thinks that I don’t know. She said he’s wrinkly as a pup And just as pink as a flamingo. She told my Grandma on the phone As if she thought that it was neat, About his little sweet deer face And that she loves his cute bear […]

Ugly Fish

I caught a fish Just yesterday. An ugly fish, I threw away. No one would eat That ugly fish If they found it Placed on their dish Tonight, before I went to bed, I drew this sketch Of it instead!