Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #66 (posted by WhimsyGizmo)
“Yuck It Up”
Dunno about you, but I’m needing a bit of levity this week, so I’d like you to play around with a fun and funny-sounding word: YUCK
As a noun, you wouldn’t wanna step in it. As an adjective, it can be one of a child’s very first words: yucky. As a verb, it can mean “to laugh heartily.”
So yuck it up (fool around, act so as to cause laughter)…or poem about something that makes your gag reflexes go wild.
Shh, he’ll hear you.
Worst that could happen,
Nat, he cleans up. When
I was a pup, I learned clean-sheen.
I mean, he’s the only rooster
with scent you can’t
forget. Sorry for those
chickens, though they’re catty