This poem is a selection from the poem book i have Written entitled 'Suicidal Squirrels and Other Oiems for Young Children and Teens'.

A Monster Behind The Curtains

There's a monster behind the curtains.
Cant't you tell?
His long yellow tail,
and pail hairy feet.
The laws of nature say it's not possible.
But don't you think it's plausible,
that he is possible.

I yell for my mommy.
She doesn't come.
I reach for my cowboy lamp,
to turn the light on.
Despite the slobbery tongue,
and wet cold nose,
my dog's kinda cute,
don't you think?

Poetry by Valerie
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Written on 2006-10-20 at 03:47

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Jessica Rexroat
Pete is a monster, and your imagination is beautiful

Phyllis J. Rhodes The PoetBay support member heart!
I know that monster well! Good ole hairy Pete! Another wonderful poem.

keith nunes
wonderful valerie. great imagery and a great voice you have. well done!

Kathy Lockhart The PoetBay support member heart!
This is great Valerie. I see this so vividly in my mind. You are a great writer of children's poems. xxxxxxxx