David Threadgold

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.4. Yard Workers - Poem by David Threadgold

Wasps on the wind-fallen
Apples and pears
Spiders make cobwebs
On patio chairs

Woodlice on rotten wood
Under the shed
Ants moving home
To our new flower bed

Aphids drink sap
From a red roses stem
Ladybirds grazing
Don’t forget them

All kinds of insects
Are working so hard
To find an existence
In our old backyard

© 2008 David Threadgold
Rambling Riddles & Rhymes

Comments about .4. Yard Workers by David Threadgold

  • Marilyn LottMarilyn Lott (1/19/2009 8:58:00 AM)

    Delightful earthy poem about our little 'creatures' of the outside world. Keep writing these wonderful creations and sharing! '10! '

    Warm Wishes,

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  • Thad Wilk (10/10/2008 1:30:00 PM)

    Gooood one David, fire ants here trying to find - an existence, in my back yard! *10*! !
    Swell read here! !
    Best regards!
    Friend Thad

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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 10, 2008

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 30, 2014

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