Flying Lemming

Rookie - 93 Points (England)

The 'Poem A Day' Project - Day 83 - Poem by Flying Lemming

I think that I should exercise
Maybe a bit would be wise
The papers say we are all getting too large
A swim or jog or strain or run
Could be what will get it begun
No boundaries when my will powers in charge

I need an exercise routine
That will help me too get lean
Pushing hard covered in aches and sweat
Do some push ups, lift a weight
Maybe even meditate
So I can have the best body I can get

But none of that is really me
Exertion won’t fill me with glee
I doubt I’d like the fit me it would bring
Maybe I’ll do it another day
I like my lazy kind of way
And only run if I’m chased by something


Comments about The 'Poem A Day' Project - Day 83 by Flying Lemming

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 1, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, April 21, 2011


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
[Report Error]