New Poem: Who Is This Woman And Why Is She Trying To Kiss Me?

I’m pleased to participate in Poetry Friday for the first time. Thank you to Tara at A Teaching Life for hosting.

With the holidays still somewhat fresh in our memories, I figured I’d share a poem of mine that is all too familiar to kids around this time of year. Enjoy!

 

Who Is

Visitor Advisory Warning

Fair warning to my visitors: I don’t always write “nice”. Yes, yes, we must think of the children. But I was a child once, and I’m pretty sure that I said sh*t I shouldn’t have before I turned seven. Like “Sh*t! I shouldn’t have eaten that piece of pizza off of the bus floor.” Or