Jojoba Mansell


A Monster in my toilet (A poem for children) Poem by Jojoba Mansell


There’s a monster in my toilet,
all yellow fangs and claws.
It bangs against the lid,
and when you flush it roars.

I saw it only last night,
it was swimming like a shark.
During daytime it is sleeping,
but it comes out when it is dark.

My dad says I am joking,
my mum thinks it’s a prank.
But it goes splasing in the bowl,
and hides in the water tank.

Once I tried to catch it,
I used a piece of cheese.
I thought it would be simple,
but it escaped with graceful ease.

I think I’ll leave it in there,
yes I think I’ll let it be.
But in future I’ll be careful.
especially when I wee!

Submitted: Monday, January 30, 2012
Edited: Monday, January 30, 2012

Do you like this poem?
5 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Monster in my toilet (A poem for children) by Jojoba Mansell )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
[Hata Bildir]