Wilma Dene Pinkard Skaggs

(Smyrna, Tennessee, USA)

Monday Morning Blues

Poem by Wilma Dene Pinkard Skaggs

The hustle and bustle of the weekend is gone.
The kids are in bed and I am up alone.
There are clothes to lay out and things I must do
For tomorrow again we are off to work and school.
Monday is a day I hate to see coming.
I would rather turn over in bed and keep slumbering.
My boss is a bitch and I'm never on time.
To turn off the alarm would suit me just fine.
My co-workers are a sad lot and I am still tired.
I must get busy before I get fired.
My desk is a mess and my schedule behind.
To get to the copier I must stand in line.
Coffee breaks and lunch breaks are much too short.
I'm thankful I have just finished my daily report.
Five o'clock is here and I am on my way.
Thank God I made it through another blue monday.


Comments about Monday Morning Blues by Wilma Dene Pinkard Skaggs

  • Brian JaniBrian Jani (5/29/2014 2:38:00 PM)

    Wilma I am a fan well done(Report)Reply

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  • Dawn FuzanDawn Fuzan (5/13/2014 6:04:00 PM)

    Wow wilmar This is a good poem, keep it up(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003