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C.J. Heck

(August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)

Barking Spiders at My Party (Children)


Hush now, barking spiders,
please don’t make a sound.
I’m at my birthday party.
I don’t need you guys around.

All my friends are here.
It’s important that you know
you didn’t get invited
so I wish that you’d just go.

I’m wearing all my birthday stuff,
shirt, pants and my new sandals.
If you won’t go, then please hush up
when I blow out my candles.

Submitted: Monday, February 21, 2005
Edited: Monday, February 21, 2005

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  • Lare Austin (2/21/2005 1:16:00 PM)

    Yes, C.J....this is definitely a ten...and even more if I could make it so...you write with such a kindred spirit...it is SO GOOD to see your stuff back here...you are such a terrific poet...

    Just me, Lare (Report) Reply

  • Rusty Daily (2/21/2005 11:12:00 AM)

    CJ,

    So glad to see another spiders poem. We have a lady here at work who didn't know what was a Barking Spider. Copied all your BS poems to show her. I just love them
    Rusty (Report) Reply

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