Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership


Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

Dinner on the Redneck Riviera

Carolyn Devonshire Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Dinner on the Redneck Riviera which was written by poet Carolyn Devonshire. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Carolyn Devonshire

Best Carolyn Devonshire Poems

+ Fav Poet

Dinner on the Redneck Riviera

Cuter than a June bug was Blossom
Bubba's hound had a nose for possum
   Bush moved and they watched it shake
   Not a possum, dadgum snake
Bubba took aim, results were awesome

Tweren’t the end of Blossom’s era
Sucked out venom; used Aloe Vera
   Dinner was finger lickin’
   Snake tasted just like chicken
Felt like a Redneck Riviera


*Entry for John Freeman’s limerick contest

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
Next>|Last
  1. Date: 3/12/2011 3:11:00 PM
    It's never too late to say Congratulations, my dear friend. You're so good with Limericks! Enjoyed this and I'm sure JohnMoses did as he read it! Love, Annalise

  1. Date: 3/10/2011 4:14:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win..Sara

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 6:30:00 PM
    Congratulations on your first place win in John's contest. Very funny limerick deserving a first place win. Love, gf

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 4:19:00 PM
    Congrats on a well written, well deserved First Place win, Carolyn. Excellent. Nice going. Thanks for your gracious comments. luv Ralph

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 2:26:00 PM
    A pretty funny one and a well deserved 1st.place win and thanks for my congrats.~LOTS OF LUV~Teresa

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 11:04:00 AM
    Congratulations on your splendid 1st place win in John's contest Carolyn. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 9:51:00 AM
    Excellent job Carolyn, Congratulations on your worthy poem's first place honor. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 7:11:00 AM
    Congratulations! A very well deserved win, Carolyn. Jack : ) Yes, Dr Ram is a very interesting chap. Everyone on this site seems very friendly and nice. I'm glad I joined. Friends run a sort of writers' group, with a magazine every other month, and are always saying how unresponsive their members are. Janie and Cass would love this group - but they don't like poetry...

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 4:24:00 AM
    Congratulations on the first place win in the contest of John, Carolyn

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 3:52:00 AM
    Oh sucks I so don't want to have dinner at that place Carolyn :) Congratulations on your awesome 1st place win my friend, love Wilma

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 1:25:00 AM
    bestest of the best, carols... laurels and CONGRATS for bagging no.1 here..:) huggs, nette

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 1:08:00 AM
    very witty and I loved the drawling accent and the guy called Bubba....... a well deserved win for an excellent writer....with sincere admiration ...Syd

  1. Date: 3/8/2011 12:17:00 AM
    A real funny one. huge congrats for this win.

  1. Date: 3/7/2011 11:03:00 PM
    A cute one that I somehow never got around to seeing, Carolyn. A BIG congrats to you. LUv, Andrea

  1. Date: 3/6/2011 1:25:00 PM
    LOL - brilliant! Glad you liked my limericks : ) Jack

  1. Date: 3/5/2011 9:28:00 AM
    this is comical ! what is a redneck fire alarm box ? a tin of jiffy pop popcorn hanging above the doorway.

  1. Date: 3/3/2011 11:31:00 AM
    I am stopping by just to thank you for your kind comments Carolyn. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 3/1/2011 8:54:00 PM
    A couple of imaginative limericks. Snake really isn't that bad.

  1. Date: 3/1/2011 6:30:00 PM
    I loved " dadgum". The vernacular is riht ther, my dear. It's been hard, but I'm here again! Thanks for everything! Love, Gerard.

  1. Date: 2/27/2011 10:38:00 PM
    Speechless!!! Now there is some serious redneck creativity...does one have to drink moonshine to "suck out snake venom?" whoah! Two thumbs up that this one's the winner! Gwendolen :)

Next>|Last