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Below is the poem entitled Sounded Good At The Time which was written by poet Barbara Gorelick. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Sounded Good At The Time





In the New Year I resolved to lose weight 
I thought I'd start by using a small plate
But with a big sigh
I piled it up high
Dang, once more the idea not so great...


For the New Years Resolution contest.

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  1. Date: 1/18/2013 7:22:00 PM
    I tried the smaller plate approach...I had to go ahead and get another plate!!! hahaha....fun fun fun entry, dear Barb...appreciate this contribution for the winners' list! gwendolen

  1. Date: 1/18/2013 3:19:00 PM
    Congrad's on your win! Light & Love

  1. Date: 1/18/2013 1:56:00 PM
    Congrats on your great win...Sara

  1. Date: 1/17/2013 11:24:00 PM
    Congrats, Barb. Nice seeing you on the list.

  1. Date: 1/17/2013 7:31:00 PM
    Hmm most of us would relate well to this..ha!I went to the clothing shop and tried on a new pair of jeans, the size I thought they should be and got them stuck around my ankles. What does one do in this situation... call for help? Keep up the good work.GB

  1. Date: 1/16/2013 7:02:00 AM
    congrats on your win Mandy

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 10:32:00 AM
    congrats Barbara, great poem,,, better luck next year resolution

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 10:32:00 AM
    Very nice Limerick here BG.Congrats on the win.

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 8:37:00 AM
    Barbara, ~ congratulations with the awesome win in Rix's "A Limerick in My Pocket Contest " contest. xox~pd

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 7:34:00 AM
    Congratulations Barbara, love this xx

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 7:29:00 AM
    Reads like a winner..I hope that your New Resolutions work for you..Sara

    Kendrick Avatar Sara Kendrick
    Date: 1/7/2013 7:32:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Got a chuckle or two..Sara
  1. Date: 1/2/2013 2:40:00 PM
    funny! good luck in the contest...

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 2:05:00 PM
    I nice poem, Barbara. - Luck in contest. - I hope the year 2013 will be a good year for you and your family. - HAPPY NEW YEAR - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 12:44:00 PM
    hahaha, that's just how it is, Barbara. REad mine. REsolutions are NO GOOD.