Poetry Forum Areas

Introduce Yourself

New to PoetrySoup? Introduce yourself here. Tell us something about yourself.

Looking for a Poem

Can't find a poem you've read before? Looking for a poem for a special person or an occasion? Ask other member for help.

Writing Poetry

Ways to improve your poetry. Post your techniques, tips, and creative ideas how to write better.

High Critique

For poets who want unrestricted constructive criticism. This is NOT a vanity workshop. If you do not want your poem seriously critiqued, do not post here. Constructive criticism only. PLEASE Only Post One Poem a Day!!!

How do I...?

Ask PoetrySoup Members how to do something or find something on PoetrySoup.



You have an ad blocker! We understand, but...

PoetrySoup is a small privately owned website. Our means of support comes from advertising revenue. We want to keep PoetrySoup alive, make it better, and keep it free. Please support us by disabling your ad blocker on PoetrySoup. See how to enable ads while keeping your ad blocker active. Also, did you know you can become a PoetrySoup Lifetime Premium Member and block ads forever...while getting many more great features. Take a look! Thank you!
Get Your Premium Membership


Read Poems by Melissa Calcote

Melissa Calcote Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below are poems written by poet Melissa Calcote. Click the Next or Previous links below the poem to navigate between poems. Remember, Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth. Thank you.

List of ALL Melissa Calcote poems

Best Melissa Calcote Poems

+ Follow Poet

The poem(s) are below...


NextLast

Don't Look

I am running out to the car in a hurry I am.
Then out of no where came a tall green trash can.
With a tumble a scream and a front flip or two.
I gaze over to see you giggling at once was your view.
Now at my sons' school I walk in to get him a pass.
And you know what he did.. He passed some loud gas.
I see stares I hear whispers and then came the smell.
Why couldn't I of been saved by the bell.
On my way out I got caught in the door.
Thinking to myself is there gonna be more.
I hurried up to my car so I could quickly get inside.
Only to pass someone peeing not even trying to hide.
So I closed my eyes and tried to drive away fast.
Hoping this day would simply not last.
Finally I arrive to my job at half past the hour.
With a donut in hand that I now will devour.
I eat it up quick and head to the meeting.
I didn't realize Id get such a wonderful greeting.
When the meeting wrapped up I started to smile.
I gasped at my reflection in the walls made of tile.
I had lips so white I looked sickly and ill
and now with this day I'm wondering what is the deal.
So if you see me coming it don't matter where
please look the other way and try not to stare.
If you do you will be a worm on my hook.
So move on turn away it's simple don't look!

Copyright © Melissa Calcote | Year Posted 2017

NextLast

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment




A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.



Back