Tom Higgins

Rookie - 50 Points (Egremont)

Fatty Bum Bum


How did I end up in this state?
I'm always fighting with my weight,
I'd like to put it down to fate,
........................
........................
read full text »


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

Form:


Comments about this poem (Fatty Bum Bum by Tom Higgins )

  • Rookie Skyrone Scorpio (5/2/2014 10:57:00 AM)

    Hi there Tom, you are onto something special here, I know this so I will be looking...Bless. and keep up the great work. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,625 Points Paul Sebastian (5/2/2014 3:38:00 AM)

    Hi Tom,
    A beautiful poem on submission. You are honest about your goal and you have told it openly in this poem.
    A good write! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 679 Points Birgitta Abimbola Heikka (5/1/2014 8:38:00 PM)

    Nice catchy title. Loved your poem of honesty. Very revealing and honest. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 711 Points Michelle Claus (5/1/2014 12:31:00 PM)

    Your poem makes us chuckle, and we also empathize. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 54 Points Katelin Taylor (5/1/2014 11:37:00 AM)

    Cute and I like the repeated last line of each stanza. Very nicely done. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 4,840 Points Savita Tyagi (5/1/2014 9:31:00 AM)

    Wonderfully amusing poem. A light heart will sure take couple of ounces away from my fat! Thank you for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Connie Yost (5/1/2014 7:26:00 AM)

    I wish you the best of luck in your honest efforts and hope to see another poem from you one day soon, which you have named, just Call Me Slim! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 773 Points Leslie Philibert (5/1/2014 3:20:00 AM)

    Witty write indeed. If you like modern poetry you may enjoy my work, which has recently been published in magazines in the US and Canada (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Eva Arc (5/1/2013 9:00:00 PM)

    Really modern and up-to- date (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 208 Points R.j. Wynn (5/1/2013 10:48:00 AM)

    And here I thought I was yhe only one. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 855 Points Jasbir Chatterjee (5/1/2013 3:52:00 AM)

    I like the +ve outlook in this poem... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 135 Points Jayne Davies (5/1/2013 1:07:00 AM)

    Great poem! Well done! Feel free to read my poem titled Willpower, I know how hard it is x
    All the best! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,181 Points Walterrean Salley (5/1/2012 7:39:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem. Beautifully written. Great contents. You can do it. Wish you the best. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Latisha Barker (5/1/2012 3:50:00 PM)

    I like this poem and i could relate to what you're talking about. i am trying to do the exercise thing myself, but it is definitely not easy. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Latisha Barker (5/1/2012 3:46:00 PM)

    I like this poem, and i could relate to what you're talking about. I'm trying to do the exercise thing myself, but boy, it is not easy and that's honest (smile) . (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ella Kiely (5/1/2012 3:26:00 PM)

    This poem put a smile on my face. You made it funny while you were owning up to what you have done.
    Luv it
    X (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Roongratt Srimanchantha (5/1/2012 9:14:00 AM)

    Wow..I love this one Tom, you've made me laugh! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Heather Wilson (4/11/2012 3:05:00 PM)

    Good for you, you owned up as you wrote up, now your going to tone up. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 4 Points Martin O'Neill (3/10/2012 8:37:00 AM)

    I have to admit, I really cheesed off the doctor when in hospital recently. They suspected (Wrongly - Hooray!) something unnecessarily unpleasant.
    Have you lost any weight recently, Mr O'Neill?
    No idea, I never weigh myself.
    Ooh! she said.
    Go to the Phillipines. I said.
    End smile. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,112 Points Diane Hine (3/5/2012 4:25:00 PM)

    Love the title, good luck! (Report) Reply



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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    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. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
[Hata Bildir]