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Herbie The Frog

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Herbie The Frog

Herbie the frog with the lopsided hop
Would travel in circles till he tired and stopped
Then jump into the pond with a giant kerplop
As the bullfrogs laughed and croaked till they dropped.

It mattered not where Herbie was bound,
Even when swimming he went round and round.
Amongst all the pollywogs he was renouned
For going and going and not gaining ground.

Poor Herbie had no trouble just staying busy,
But circling and circling made him so dizzy.
He lived in a pond he couldn't cross,
But one things for sure, he never got lost.



For Andrea's Shoe Me The FunnY Contest

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  1. Date: 7/20/2013 12:57:00 AM

    Congrats on your grand win friend Craig..Its makes me chuckle :) Cheers! :) Maria

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 10:44:00 PM

    LOL, thanks for the smile... congrats! love ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 9:35:00 AM

    I love this poem. It put a smile on my face. I could see this in a child's poetry book. Congratulations on your superb win. Well deserved. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 5:39:00 PM

    congratulations in the contest.... mighty funny... love LINDA

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 5:36:00 PM

    Chuckles, big smiles. What a wit! Well deserving of your #1 win.

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 4:22:00 PM

    very cute poem! congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 3:23:00 PM

    Poor Herbie..! Congratulation on your awesome win, Craig ^___^ ~Shirley

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 2:39:00 PM

    Good for Herbie!...No WONDER I keep losing myself, I gotta start thinking in circles instead of all these crooked lines...Funny stuff Craig and congrats - Tim

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 11:42:00 AM

    Great congrats on your superb win in the contest, my friend. Loved always, bl

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 11:29:00 AM

    Excellent creativity, clever and lively fun. congratratulations on your well deserved win :)

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 6:03:00 AM

    congrats on your win Craig.....

  1. Date: 7/13/2013 11:40:00 PM

    I was looking at my first remarks to you when you must have posted this about a year ago. I think I liked your poem even better seeing it the second time around. I just found it so authentically humorous on reading it this time. Very well written and family oriented. BIG congrats for your number one win!!

  1. Date: 7/13/2013 8:53:00 PM

    This is one that little kids as well as big kids will love! What a fun poem this is, makes one happy to read it! Congratulations!

  1. Date: 12/3/2012 8:20:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win in this "Candid Camera" contest Craig. I am sorry it is late. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 5:53:00 AM

    Congratulations on your fantastic win my dear friend! I enjoyed reading your awesome winning piece. love/hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 11/30/2012 6:28:00 AM

    Congratulations on your placement in Francine's "Humor Me" contest Craig. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 8:57:00 PM

    Craig, congrats with your awesome poem ..always~ PD

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 2:02:00 PM

    Congratulations on a wonderful win!

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 9:52:00 AM

    CRAIG!! U really made my tummy tickle with this one....Very nice execution !! I feel a little dizzy;it's a good thing I know how to swim!!!A great story poem for children and adults alike!! BRAVO, poet! BRAVO!! gwendolen

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 7:16:00 AM

    This is excellent, well deserved and funny winner.

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 6:56:00 AM

    Congratulations friend Craig on your awesome win. cheers!! :)

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 6:35:00 AM

    nicely penned Craig....congrats on your win

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 5:11:00 AM

    Congratulations once again Craig and once again poor Herbie lol xx

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 4:45:00 AM

    As a pond-owner I can tranfer your poem into my own backyard. Great view............. this time without our neighbor's cat Your words causing a smile on my face! Felicitations! :+) Ellie Daphne.!

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 4:34:00 AM

    loved this Craig, made me smile ....Seren

  1. Date: 11/19/2012 2:39:00 PM

    Craig.. congratulations with your poem... always~ :-) PD

  1. Date: 11/18/2012 10:52:00 AM

    Loved this poem! Great stuff... Poorlittle Frog.

  1. Date: 11/18/2012 10:29:00 AM

    this is very clever. a well deserved win that I really enjoyed reading.

  1. Date: 11/18/2012 8:39:00 AM

    Ha, a lovely little tale Craig, poor Herbie. Congratulations on your win xx

  1. Date: 11/18/2012 7:59:00 AM

    Oh my now I want illustrations such a good character for a kids book! Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

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