Thought my parents were "Square",
And I was cool as ice.
Until I found myself there,
A rectangle, a square twice!

My education was to leave me "Well-Rounded",
But I was more "Elliptical"
The rumors were unfounded,
Making me sort of skeptical.

I saw a guy named Freud.
Mined me like a "Diamond".
Now I feel more "Rhomboid",
And I used up my emergency fund.

Played a tune on my "Triangle"
Sounded great to me.
But the notes were in a tangle.
So I said; "Just let it be."

A favorite shirt that I put on,
Mostly red and trimmed with white.
But I'm shaped like an "Octagon"
So everyone stopped at the sight.

"Sir? I don't know where I am?"
They said a Town Square was here.
But this is shaped like a "Paralellogram".
Can I find it anywhere near?"

By Swampetta (





Watch these pages for more poetry by Swampetta.
In the meantime, click the links below for
poems and stories by our other authors.

Love Is All

Thanksgiving This Year

The Treasure

Momma Says

A Cozy Nook (12 authors)

The Birthmark

Come Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving Goose

With Thee Still

Just One More Time

The New Thanksgiving

Lara's Den has free E-cards. I make them and offer them to our visitors and authors.
Click the button to access the index.

And.......for many others, click the index image.


Graphics by Marilyn