Treasure Island

Harlan Simantel

(August 8,1951 / Hillsboro, Oregon USA)

God is a funny guy


humor on high
how we get by
from day to day
God made us this hilarious way

penguin waddle
hippo grin
dolphin glee
as it swims the amazing sea

child's unique play
calf let out of the stall
kicks up its heels
coworkers' antics make us climb the wall

we're made in the image of God
even his crazy creatures
he must be a funny guy
laughing with us
from his heavenly pod

Submitted: Monday, May 12, 2008

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