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Awful is the word for it.

The sky is blue,
The sunset is pink,
When I write poetry,
It really stinks.

I try as hard as anyone can,
But I use a pencil instead of a pen,
To have an eraser is nothing short of joy,
To destroy the passages that no one would enjoy.

To think as a kid a poem I did write,
For my summer camp that everyone liked,
They put it to music--Old Langs Syne,
And sang it to me in the proper rhyme.

I should have ended this long ago,
But at least it's rhyming so on I go,
But I think I'll end now while I'm ahead,
Before they stone me and leave me for dead.†

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Reviewed by Samata Shrestha 1/28/2011
It's awesome like your profile pic.... ^_^
Reviewed by John Domino 7/8/2008
I like it! You are funny!

You have a GREAT sence of humor.

Signed,

alias - Mickey Mouse
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 4/13/2008
lol-fun read Dana!!
Embraced ~ Embrassť
Vickie
Reviewed by Walt Hardester 10/19/2007
"But I would not feel so all alone,
Everybody must get stoned."......Bob Dylan



Walt
Reviewed by Wm. Hammond 10/18/2007
...And it got better as it went.

Keep it up.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 10/17/2007
Awwww! This is just terribly sweet. How could anyone even think of stoning you....

Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 10/17/2007
It is cute. and sweet.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 10/17/2007
ROFL...how do you think the rest of us started?
Cute one.

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