Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

America's Pumpkin Shortage-For Ted - Poem by Michael Shepherd

Tough on Cinderella,
tough on Hallowe'en..

Think of them like politics -
hollowed out
with a face imposed;

only the poor
live the value.

Comments about America's Pumpkin Shortage-For Ted by Michael Shepherd

  • (10/10/2007 8:38:00 AM)

    now this is an analogy for the ages.
    Too bad that bulbous squash doesn't change to something else at midnight (tho it will eventually transform into a stinking, sticky mess. Like politics?) .

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  • (10/10/2007 8:34:00 AM)

    I say a pumpkin on every porch....my God this is America! ! ! ! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, April 15, 2011

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