“Word Play Poem” by Brandon Lee Bjornson (age 12)

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Him and Her,
Side by Side.
Him and Her,
Always Together.
Him and Her,
Homer and Marge.
Him and Her,
Sun and Moon.
Him and her.
They love each other

Him and Her,
Gone like the wind.
Him and Her,
No one and Nothing.
Him and Her,
Not Homer and Marge.
Him and Her,
Not Sun and Moon.
Nothing.
Him and Her.
Just a memory.

Brandon Lee Bjornson

© 2010


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7 Responses to “Word Play Poem” by Brandon Lee Bjornson (age 12)

  1. lkthayer says:

    Brandon, what a great poem & writer you are! So excited for the next poem & the next! Great job! Lisa :)

  2. Jingle says:

    loved it,
    I used to watch the show and it has been more than 12 years…

  3. Cindy says:

    How old are you – twelve? Crikey, this is good for most adults, let alone a nearly-in-your-teens person. I like the way you used cartoon characters and played with the idea of their reality (no one and nothing) and compared it to real people’s relationships (they loved each other/just a memory). These life puzzles, the things that we can’t understand or feel comfortable with, these are often the ideal subjects for poetry and stories.
    Keep up the good work, Brandon. I look forward to reading more of your poetry.

  4. vicki batkin says:

    “Word Play” indeed. Looks like my lil guy has picked up the “Deep Voice” and a little “Read and Sung”. Great job my love!!! Keep writing. ox mom

  5. Roz Levine says:

    Hi there Brandon,
    You’re a great HIM with your word play talents.
    Keep on writing, writing, writing.
    Hugs to such a creative HIM,
    Roz

  6. Lordy says:

    It’s good to see young talent writing with the coffin dogers!!
    I enjoyed reading this Brandon… As Homer might say. “Give me another beer Marge and I will read the next one twice”

  7. Adesh Kaur says:

    wonderful poem, brandon.
    you have a strong poet’s voice.
    i love this poem.

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