Ken Welsh

(26 May 1959 / Taree. NSW Australia)

It's a Frog's Life


Slimy green and small
A frog's life is no ball
A target for man's jest and joke
A frog will live -
and then he'll croak!

Submitted: Thursday, June 19, 2008
Edited: Thursday, June 19, 2008

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  • Michael Harmon (8/9/2009 4:22:00 PM)

    Clever double entendre, Ken! One would believe that Ogden Nash was one of your influences. :) (Report) Reply

  • Bianca J. Walker (6/26/2008 10:46:00 PM)

    This sounds like something I'd say to a child. There is so much joy in this poem although the frog will croak. (Report) Reply

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