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The Blues - Poem by Langston Hughes

When the shoe strings break
On both your shoes
And you're in a hurry-
That's the blues.

When you go to buy a candy bar
And you've lost the dime you had-
Slipped through a hole in your pocket somewhere-
That's the blues, too, and bad!


Submitted by Denice Jackson


Comments about The Blues by Langston Hughes

  • Gold Star - 26,313 Points Susan Williams (9/27/2015 1:57:00 PM)

    I like a light-heated poem occasionally. It's good for the soul to be reminded that simple everyday frustrations need to be left behind us with a laugh and a shake of the head. It's good for the human race to be reminded that, be we American, French, Arab, or Eskimo, we have experienced similar frustrations as well as deep joys and deep sorrows. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 39,352 Points Kim Barney (9/27/2015 12:41:00 PM)

    This is a good poem, but Langston Hughes wrote many poems better than this one. Too bad one of them was not chosen instead. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,787 Points Seema Jayaraman (9/27/2015 10:07:00 AM)

    Brought a smile to the face.. haven't we so many similar situations.. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Candy

  1. 1. The Blues , Langston Hughes
  2. 2. Reflections On Ice-Breaking , Ogden Nash
  3. 3. Candy Man , Roald Dahl
  4. 4. Cotton Candy , Edward Hirsch
  5. 5. Cotton Candy On A Rainy Day , Nikki Giovanni
  6. 6. Xerox Candy Bar , Richard Brautigan
  7. 7. Venetian Candy , John Updike
  8. 8. Circuses, Cotton Candy, Ice Cream And Yo.. , Tommy Lee Woosley
  9. 9. Candy Hearts Can Kill , Mary Havran
  10. 10. Krishna Goes To The Woods , Sant Surdas
  11. 11. (091) Cotton Candy , Risha Ahmed (12 yrs)
  12. 12. A Penny Candy Store , Joseph T. Renaldi
  13. 13. How Easter Eggs Get Their Colors , Mary Havran
  14. 14. Cotton Candy , Vijay Sai
  15. 15. Candy Canes , Lonnie Hicks
  16. 16. Cherry Blossom Passing , Chuck Audette
  17. 17. ~ She's '' Eye Candy '' - Adult Humor - , Thad Wilk
  18. 18. A Jackalope's Candy , Bruce Larkin
  19. 19. You Speak I Answer , Herbert Nehrlich
  20. 20. Cotton Candy , Sugar Bear
  21. 21. In Her Office , Ben Gieske
  22. 22. Candy , Lynn El Amine
  23. 23. All Hallows Evening , Joe Rosochacki
  24. 24. Chocolate , Ronald Chapman
  25. 25. Candy Coated Dream , Nyrical Poet
  26. 26. This Mummy Is Ready , Bruce Larkin
  27. 27. Ice Breaking , Ogden Nash
  28. 28. *ur Luhv*by Nikki Minaj , SmashLey Sweetie Simons
  29. 29. Penny Candies , Mary Nagy
  30. 30. Life Through My Eyes , Donna Nimmo
  31. 31. You'Ve Got To Love Candy Bars , Paula Glynn
  32. 32. ** My Neighbor, Less Than Two ** , Ray Andrews
  33. 33. Sugar-Candy Life , gajanan mishra
  34. 34. All Work Together , Woody Guthrie
  35. 35. My Suicidal Candy , Cena Rose
  36. 36. Candy, Candy, Candy! , Marilyn Lott
  37. 37. (((The Big Candy Apple))) , Theodora (Theo) Onken
  38. 38. Candy , Cassandra Jasmine
  39. 39. Easter's Past , Connie Webb
  40. 40. I Have To Kill You Now , Chuck Audette
  41. 41. Halfway To Candy , Bruce Larkin
  42. 42. It'sad Dog's Life , Melvina Germain
  43. 43. Penny Candy , Kim Barney
  44. 44. To Keats , Munia Khan
  45. 45. Candy Princess , Alyce Crowley
  46. 46. Candy , Michael P. McParland
  47. 47. A Candy Kiss , Juan Olivarez
  48. 48. Candy 'N I , Eman obied
  49. 49. The Halloween Dentist , Herbert Nehrlich
  50. 50. I Met My Girl On The Other End Of My Pen.. , David Harris
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