The A Mused Poetry Contest 9/12 – 9/18/2020

A nifty thing, this kid’s stroller,
Keeps him warm and dry,
Proudly walking down the street,
I nod at passers by.
Then at home, it’s time to put
The kettle on for tea,
But first I have to take him out
And things are hard to see.
The label bears a warning here
To first remove the child
Before collapsing to put away,
Then instructions can be filed.

Written for Chelsea Owen’s poetry contest.

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have an elderly dog called Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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14 Responses to The A Mused Poetry Contest 9/12 – 9/18/2020

  1. quiall says:

    Hahahaha. Loved it!

  2. ellenbest24 says:

    Haaahaha! Made me chuckle.

  3. Chel Owens says:

    😀 Hilarious. You know, I may chuckle over warning labels concerning children and children’s products too often. There’s one at the grocery store about checking your car for missing children that always makes me smile.

  4. Pingback: WINNER of the A Mused Poetry Contest 9/18/2020 | Chelsea Ann Owens

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