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Red As A Beet Poems

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Premium Member Sell the Sizzle
Hey, killer, you've slain a cow
   It's been swiftly slaughtered, cooked, and now
You stick your knife's blade deep into that hunk of meat
   Bloody juice rushes forth, so thick it coagulates, red as a beet

How much...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, animal, murder, red,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Yemen Slaughter August 9, 2018
If one is hungry
And bored
Of watching over Mecca,

What better place
To steal an apple
Than from another country’s orchards,
With fighter jets
Twanged in the sky
Like flying bottle openers,
Diving down
And peeling back a tin can roof
Of a school bus
Loaded with 40 children,
Whose shoulders are...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, evil, grief, international, political, sad, sorrow, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A dumb mistake
I put sunscreen on arms, legs and face,
Walked the beach at a leisurely pace –
But the tops of my feet
Are now red as a beet
For I didn’t wear shoes in that place!
...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, humorous,
Form: Limerick
MIRROR
I look at you and see disgust
A sinful shame of all mankind
Red as a beet 
I try to change
I can’t even do anything right
I try to change
 I really do 
But you reflect a different view
Mirror on the wall
 Where’s...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, mirror, voice, words,
Form: Personification
A Vacation at the Beach
A Vacation at the Beach

By Elton Camp

Roscoe looked forward to his vacation all year
“I hate the city and want to get away from here.”
The mountains were where he usually went,
But this time, it was at the beach it was spent

Roscoe...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, funnybeach, vacation,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member WHAT?
WHAT?

Thanksgiving’s on the way
This had crossed my mind
But what?
While shopping the mall yesterday I came on this display –
Who could miss it? – 
Shelves and shelves full of teddy bears    nutcrackers
    dolls  ...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, holidayred, food, red,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Going to Waist
Soda, ice cream, chips and pizza
I love the way they taste
But every time I bring some home
They end up going to waist
My wife screams are you eating again
You’d better heed my warning
I said, no, I’ve only eaten once
But I started...Read More
Categories: red as a beet, food, funny
Form: Rhyme