Treasure Island

JoJo Bean


A Year


May, your mother's memories

June, we toil for Dad

July, bombs bursting in the air

August, dog days of summer had

September, all who labor

October, ships and candy glad

November, veteran's thanksgivings

December, the beginning of a man

January, new years happy

February, presidential groundhogs hearts aren't sad

March, lucky little green men

April, a fool is mad

A year of opportunity

for us to understand

A myriad of emotions

that a year sometimes demands


1 April 2007

Submitted: Sunday, April 01, 2007
Edited: Wednesday, February 09, 2011

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  • Duncan Wyllie (4/5/2007 7:08:00 AM)

    Each day, each season and each line so well traced,
    All the very best Jo Jo and thankyou once again for sharing your creativity with us
    Love duncan X (Report) Reply

  • David Harris (4/4/2007 4:47:00 AM)

    JoJo, this is so clever and so articulate as well. Top Marks from me. Thanks for sharing it my friend.
    David (Report) Reply

  • Marci Made (4/1/2007 1:59:00 PM)

    Now aren't we clever here? ! ! ! ! This is just light and oh so right......Believe me, a fool YOU are NOT...! ~~~~~~~~~~~~love, marci. :) (Report) Reply

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