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STAPLING SOMETHING ORDINARY

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Below is the poem entitled STAPLING SOMETHING ORDINARY which was written by poet nette onclaud. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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STAPLING SOMETHING ORDINARY


Your metal head has a mind of its own When paper chase rushes to meet deadline, Pointed teeth decide to clump together Jamming the bar with those sharp incisors; I push a thin nail file under delicate wire To unfasten those molars from a tangled bind My palms whacking the ledge, in mid-scale of rage. Braces still twist in clusters, don’t have time Loosening your clipped mouth, I must dare Slam the base with a hammer without warning; Yet you retaliate by cutting my neat thumb, Then hitting me right on the spot, the sore ankle. I pin you with a glue gun; now we’re through, Drown in the hazardous bin, rascal stapler! The Ordinary Contest: Poetess Darkly

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  1. Date: 12/6/2013 8:57:00 PM

    The postman always rings twice...soup mail...

    onclaud Avatar nette onclaud Date: 12/11/2013 6:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    got it!..:)
  1. Date: 12/4/2013 1:17:00 PM

    Super-duper-soupy-soup mail...

    Ryerson Avatar Tim Ryerson Date: 12/4/2013 1:20:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You read it Yet, Nette? If not, no Sweat, Nette (I got more ya know)
  1. Date: 12/3/2013 7:26:00 PM

    I enjoyed reading this one again, I think it is really really good. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 12/3/2013 4:34:00 PM

    good win Nette well done Shadow x smile hug

  1. Date: 12/3/2013 4:12:00 PM

    Surprised to see this wasn't placed higher, Nette. You're are DEFINITELY one of a kind: Intelligence, talent and beauty, what a combination....

  1. Date: 12/3/2013 1:37:00 PM

    Congratulations on your win nette xx

  1. Date: 12/3/2013 1:20:00 PM

    congrats on your win nette

  1. Date: 11/28/2013 8:19:00 AM

    Clever and so much fun!

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 10:31:00 PM

    Much fun! Dear Nette! God Bless You! Jimbo

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 5:57:00 PM

    Ouch, sounds painful but i enjoyed the write and glad you enjoy mine love always cheri

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 5:45:00 PM

    This may be an ordinary occurrence, but yours is not an ordinary poem. 2 ( cut) thumbs up.

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 5:01:00 PM

    I love your tongue in cheek humour here Nette most enjoyable poem ty Shadow x smile hug

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 3:08:00 PM

    You have made an ordinary event so interesting, had me wondering for a while till I saw the end. great write Nette....peter

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 2:06:00 PM

    Interesting ordinary..Reads like winning material for the contest..Yes, "Who Let The Dogs Out" is a title to a song and a song..My dog doesn't know that though..She wanted to stay in and not experience rain, wind and cold..Your visit was delightful..Sara

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 12:01:00 PM

    HAAAA! LOVE IT! =D This is the way it goes almost everyday in my office. This is why I use paper clips instead of staples. :)

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 8:25:00 AM

    Oh mah hahaha! You can be soooo TWISTED!. This is the second time I have read this outrageously funny piece of insane hilarity, and it just gets better. This is one of the funniest things I have read in a long time.Brilliant!

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 5:51:00 AM

    You write with supreme verve, lady, you are a true poet:)

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 5:12:00 AM

    Ha ha, you floor me my friend1 You certainly know how to take something ordinary and make it extraordinary by your awesome words here! Ah this line got me, "To unfasten those molars from a tangled bind" that is an incredible line there, I love it! You bring me tears of laughter with this delightful poem this morning! What a fantastic piece my friend, such an awesome poem, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 4:45:00 AM

    Please stop Nette, my tummy muscles are hurting! The next to last line in the last verse absolutely floored me... I got even recently, slammed that little SOB on the floor and of course, there was no replacement so I had to run down to Office Depot and then (see above) - Tim

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 4:18:00 AM

    Hello dear poet ! For me Nette, this write of yours, hits the ol' panic button for me ! *smiles*. Staplers and Scotch tape can be a nightmare ! LOL Great write ! Have a fantastic Thanksgiving my friend ! I do miss being here with you all here on the Soup....have a safe day Nette....Much love, james

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