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The Bears on the Stairs.


There is a place at the top of the stairs,

that’s a favorite haunt of nighttime bears.

They park their butts so fuzzy and wide, 214 more words

Adrian Fogelin

Review: Egghead by Bo Burnham


As much as I love Bo Burnham’s comedy/shows/general existence, the vast majority of these poems weren’t anything to write home about. I’m just not a fan of comedy that relies on swearing and making things sexual rather than actually writing something genuinely funny or thought provoking. 181 more words


Every thing on it

By Shel Silverstein

I got this book for Christmas and both Annoying Little Brother and I love it. Shel Silverstein is great. Just great. He wrote the silliest poems ever. 46 more words

Book Review

My second son turns 17 today.

He’s in the middle of that dreaded junior year of high school, where everything matters, from grades to standardized tests to girls and friends to music and memes. 111 more words


Listen to the Mustn'ts

Busy day. But there’s always time for a little Shel Silverstein.

Favorite Things

6 different moods in poetry that I love 

There are so many emotions and moods that the poetic form expresses, bringing us closer to the deeper feelings within. Here are some of the poems that I love for the moods they evoke. 588 more words