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I'm an anagrams fan -- I always look for funny word tricks that I can share with my friends and family! :-)

Submitted Poems 52 total

À la forêt de Gastine

Couché sous tes ombrages verts,
Gastine, je te chante
Autant que les Grecs, par leurs vers
La forêt d'Érymanthe :

Car, malin, celer je ne puis
À la race future
De combien obligé je suis
À ta belle verdure,

Toi qui, sous l'abri de tes...

by Pierre de Ronsard

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Sick

"I cannot go to school today,"
Said little Peggy Ann McKay.
"I have the measles and the mumps,
A gash, a rash and purple bumps.
My mouth is wet, my throat is dry,
I'm going blind in my right eye.
My tonsils are as big as rocks,
I've counted...

by Shel Silverstein

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Aux Petits Enfants

Enfants d’un jour, ô nouveau-nés,
Petites bouches, petits nez,
Petites lèvres demi-closes,
Membres tremblants,
Si frais, si blancs,
Si roses !

Enfants d’un jour, ô nouveaux-nés,
Pour le bonheur que vous donnez,
À vous voir dormir dans vos...

by Alphonse Daudet

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Dirty Face

Where did you get such a dirty face,
My darling dirty-faced child?

 
I got it from crawling along in the dirt
And biting two buttons off Jeremy’s shirt.
I got it from chewing the roots of a rose
And digging for clams in the yard with my nose.
...

by Shel Silverstein

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Where The Sidewalk Ends

There is a place where the sidewalk ends
and before the street begins,
and there the grass grows soft and white,
and there the sun burns crimson bright,
and there the moon-bird rests from his flight
to cool in the peppermint wind.

Let us...

by Shel Silverstein

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added 1 year ago
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This poem is a copy of "Seeking Soulmate" with gibberish at the beginning. I guess it's a draft you forgot to delete?

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If you replace the word 'structures' with 'structure', and remove the spaces after each line (except between paragraphs) it will become a Villanelle :-)

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