ramblings and things

      Poet's Home             All Poetry       Sign Up!  Login
© 2000-2021 Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.   1020254 Poems Read.

Search for Poetry

   


Read Poetry
Teacher, Teacher

Factions

Shirleymandering

By Example, July 2021

Poetry Pleas



Foodies

Labourtory

Delusions

Internet Heroes

School Daze

Momentum iii

Tilting At Windmills

On Match Day

Pre-Match NervesH

Two Tykes

Tricycle

Old Friend

Daily Bread

Springtime Pleasures

Paragon Of Virtue

Euro Cup 2020

Native America

Of Tweedledum And Teeedledee

Hardship - Covid 19

True Colours

Dissent

Vicars And Tarts

One Price Of Fame

Sailing

Sammy’s Mini Rap

Assurance

Motorway Madness

More Poetry >>

 
Features

  Sign Guestbook

Read Guestbook

 
   

walking



I ‘m walking backwards across the Pennines
You might think that's a very silly stunt
But by doing it in this fashion
I keep Yorkshire ever to my front
I'm walking from Hull to Liverpool
It's a long long way it's true
But its one of those things
That a man's just got to do
I'm walking along the motorway
By using the hard shoulder
And by the time I get there
I'll be probably centuries older
I've got a sort of backward periscope
And I've strapped it to my head
So I can see were I'm going
When the traffic lights are red
I've put my best clothes on
All dressed up to the nines
For when I'm walking slowly backwards
Using  M62 to cross the Pennines









Vote for this poem

Please Comment On This Poem

Comments

 Email Address