Marileta Robinson

Archive for August, 2016

The Tub

For this poem, I used another poem as a MODEL: “Rub-a-dub-dub, Three Men in a Tub.” Then I gave it my own humorous twist. Pick a short, familiar poem. Use it as a model to write a poem of your own.

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Can’t Complain

I once saw a man who looked as if he had just come from the hospital. He had a broken leg, and his arm was in a cast. But when someone asked him how he was, he said, “Oh, can’t complain.” If you wanted to complain, what would be on your LIST? Make a poem […]

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