Inside the Box

redbox
Inside the box
are lox
for breakfast.

And socks
for hiking
on rocks.

And blocks
of colored
wood.

There are fox:
non-tox-
ic wild ones

inside the box;
they’ll eat the lox,
the socks, the blocks:
and then the box.

All I’ll have left
is bites of box
and fox!

12/12/12
Jeanne Poland

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. jmpoland21van
    Dec 12, 2012 @ 23:40:42

    Above photo is from Joy Acey who sent it in today’s poetry prompt.
    Thank you Joy

    Reply

  2. Catherine Johnson
    Dec 13, 2012 @ 06:25:12

    That is so clever and fun, Jeanne! Very Dr. Seuss!

    Reply

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