Saturday, June 26, 2010

Problem Solved - Poem #87




On the ground this evening, mosquitoes were nibbling on us.  In the air, bats circled, eating on high.  I wondered...how could I make those bats work for me?

Students - What little things make you crazy?  If you choose one imagine all of the ways you could make it funny, you just may have the start to a poem.  Or a story.  Or a comic.  Or even an invention!


(Please click on COMMENTS below to share a thought.)

6 comments:

FATHER GOOSE (Charles Ghigna) said...

Hi Amy!

I love your sense of humor
and child-like imagination!

Cheers!
Charles

Amy LV said...

Thank you, Charles!
Life is just funny.
I love my poet-mentors!

A.

Cathy said...

Amy, have you been in my backyard? Oh, the mosquitoes!! I am thinking a bat would make a perfect pet this time of year. Great poem! Thanks for sharing.

Amy LV said...

Cathy,
'Want to go into business together? Bat belts! Thank you for your kind words! Have you tried those coil bracelets...they're supposed to help.
A.

Looking for the Write Words said...

Hi Amy,

Great poem and the illustration is a perfect match. I am trying to convince our daughter to put a bat house in their yard that is swarming with mosquitoes.

~Theresa

Looking for the Write Words said...

Hi Amy,

Great poem and the illustration is a perfect match. I am trying to convince our daughter to put a bat house in their yard that is swarming with mosquitoes.

~Theresa