C.J. Heck

Rookie - 258 Points (August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)

Monkey Me (Children) - Poem by C.J. Heck

Monkey see,
monkey do,
I used to want
to be one, too.

He doesn't have a bedtime.
Bet he doesn't eat green beans!
Monkeys get to play around
the whole day long, it seems.

He doesn't have to brush his teeth
or have to comb his hair.
If he had toys I'll bet his dad
wouldn't make him have to share.

Bet he doesn't 'scuse me'
after each and every sneeze.
And you won't hear him 'thank you'
after every single 'please'.

But Mommy said that monkeys
don't ever watch TV...
that's when I decided
I'd rather just stay me.

Comments about Monkey Me (Children) by C.J. Heck

  • (3/27/2019 7:52:00 PM)

    I like poems becouase i cannot read.😐 (Report)Reply

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  • (3/14/2005 6:06:00 AM)

    What fun we're having here today! Thanks, CJ. Memories of mother saying 'You little monkey! ' and knowing love and also good behaviour! (Report)Reply

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  • (3/13/2005 8:46:00 AM)

    Simply lovely: -) thanks CJ (Report)Reply

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  • (3/13/2005 7:41:00 AM)

    This is so delightful. I love it! Thank you for making me smile today, CJ.

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  • (3/13/2005 7:23:00 AM)

    Oh CJ! How your mind works. Write another one. Write another one. Write another one.


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  • (3/13/2005 7:17:00 AM)

    This was a lot of fun to read. Very simply written, and somebody with a good heart. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 13, 2005

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