my love of poetry including nonsense verse was lost, people like yourselves have reignited my love for it, thanks to one and all. poems about a man who loves to stand upside down.


The curious boy

Why are you eating that sandwich; standing on your head? Is it because its brain food, while trying not to fill your legs.
I don't mean to stand and stare, Wouldn't you find it easier, sitting on a upside down chair?

When the ran comes, Falling all around.
Do you find you have to,
Open your umbrella upside down?

He wouldn't answer me,
While i was sitting on the ground.
He just continued munching on his sandwich,
while standing upside down.




Poetry by Alan J Ripley The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2021-08-10 at 14:40

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F.i.in.e Moods The PoetBay support member heart!
hehehe... my initial thought reading this was, watch out not to choke eating a sandwich upside down ;) I enjoy the playfulness that comes through in your words, thanks.
2022-04-24


Alan J Ripley The PoetBay support member heart!
Thanks I found your comment uplifting. I had not thought about it, Around the time I wrote another poem, about lewis carrol I was waiting In his house to have some dental work done.
2021-08-12


Griffonner The PoetBay support member heart!
Alice in Wonderland comes to mind. :)
2021-08-11


one trick pony The PoetBay support member heart!
A sweet story, shades of Mary Poppins dining on the ceiling.
2021-08-10