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Pushing Up Daisies
by Ronald W. Hull

Sunday, August 24, 2008
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Pushing up Daisies

Pushing up daisies is just my speed.
I'm mother nature and I feel the need,
to procreate.

I feel the need, to plant the seed,
that'll last for a millennium.

To lie in wait, until conditions are right,
to burst forth with all my minions.

To heal the scars of landscape Mars,
and shatter all pessimistic opinions.

For I am the mother of all invention.
I work my ways without intention.

But through the power of natural selection,
and survival of the fittest.

I turn bland to rich, and rich to wonder.
I do not pillage. I do not plunder.

So don't mess with me...

... or you will be pushing up daisies.

Copyright 2008 Ronald W. Hull


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Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 9/25/2008
LOL! You have my respect, I'll not mess with you, Mother Nature -- or should I say, "Father Ronald?" Nice poem.
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green 8/29/2008
C l e v e r !:)
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 8/25/2008
Sooner or later we are all going to be pushing up daisies, Ron, but I sure don't want to do anything to put that reality in rush mode. I hope Mother Nature continues to sow seeds to replace all of the things we humans have trashed in the name of progress. Clever humor with a solid message. Nice work, Ron.
Take care,
Reviewed by Jon Willey 8/24/2008
you have sown levity into mother nature's garden -- certainly it will now grow and flourish as never before -- bravo -- God bless -- JMW
Reviewed by E T Waldron 8/24/2008
aha you finally let us know who you really are;-)
Sow your seeds mr deeds,I'll not pluck them;-)...ET
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 8/24/2008
Nice with a touch of humor...ed

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