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  Blue tail skink
by Patrick A Granfors
Saturday, June 12, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Neat little critters, eatin' bugs and all.

Photo:My back porch friend


Today I’m seeing

Blue I think

It’s Missouri’s Famous

Blue tailed skink

 

They say it’s poisonous

That tail of blue

But just between me and you

I happen to know that it’s not true

 

 

Copyright 2010 Patrick A Granfors

 

 

 




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Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 6/17/2010
Awesome picture.....love your backyard poetry, Patrick!!!

Anna
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 6/14/2010
It ain't from "Wall Street", ain't it? LOL

Georg

Reviewed by Mary Grace Patterson 6/13/2010
I really enjoyed the poem !...M
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 6/13/2010
You blew it, I wouldn't touch that stink without a gecko policy. My bad.... ;-)

Ron
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/13/2010
Thank you for sharing this delightful "encounter," Patrick. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 6/13/2010
What a sanctuary you have reached! A cute little wild tale ~
Christine
Reviewed by D Johnson 6/13/2010
funny little poem, patrick, now tell me how they fry up.

cheers,
dan
Reviewed by Eileen Granfors 6/13/2010
I hadn't heard it was possibly dangerous. Wear your big boots around the yard, please. Good pic.
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 6/13/2010
First a racoon in the backyard then a lizard on the porch, next will be snakes in the sunroom & bears in the bathroom...just make sure there is enough toilet paper...e
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/13/2010
They are neat little critters!
Reviewed by Paul Berube 6/13/2010
Never heard of the blue tailed skink; I thought you mis-spelled skunk. lol Good one Patrick.
Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater 6/12/2010
Protective metaphor, Patrick!

Love,
Sage
Reviewed by Mark Lichterman 6/12/2010
Not quite sure what to say about this one, Patrick. My first thought was that the skink is the idiot in question that survived.
Mark
Reviewed by Peter Schlosser (Reader) 6/12/2010
How did he taste? Dude, just cook up some dogs or something.
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