Burp Poetry

Every parent hopes to read special words written by their children.

Jennifer hoped too.

She found this poem in her son’s notebook.

Ode to onomatopoeia and repetition.


Thanks to Jennifer for sharing this note she found in Max’s backpack via Instagram. Max’s writing has been featured here before: Does Elbow Licking Count As Spending Time Wisely? You can read more about Jennifer’s life with Max and his twin sister at NuckingFutsMama.com. And check her out on Twitter: @nuckingfutsmama.

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About Leanne Shirtliffe (Ironic Mom)

Leanne Shirtliffe (a.k.a. Ironic Mom) is a humor writer who lives by the motto, "If you can't laugh at yourself, laugh at your kids." She is the author of DON'T LICK THE MINIVAN: Things I Never Thought I'd Say To My Kids, the picture book THE CHANGE YOUR NAME STORE (May 2014), and MOMMYFESTO: We Solemnly Swear...Because We Have Kids (Nov 2014).

Posted on June 5, 2012, in Poetry and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Reminds me of Baldricks ‘poem’ in BlackAdder, reflecting on the First World 1.

    Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom,
    Boom, Boom, Boom.
    Boom, Boom, etc

    If you haven’t seen it I’m sure it’s there somewhere on YouTube,

  2. As you can imagine, Baldrick’s mother would be extremely proud too.

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