Eat Your Words

I am a veggie table
A table made of veg,
There’s so much fruit upon me
All living on the edge,

by Benjamin Zephaniah Click to read full poem

Comments about Eat Your Words

Dr Tony Brahmin 25 Sep 09:00
Life is hard But so are plates And tea can be quite hot, And vegetarian poets Make me nervous quite a lot. an interesting poem. tony
Sylvia Frances Chan 16 Sep 12:59
Like almost all his poems, this is very touching my heart, such a thought-ptovoking poem, philosophical and beauteous! Short poem, but croppy well told (brevity best told) Benjamin Sir, PLEASE write more, encore! Thank you for having shared these 21 brilliant poems
My self 04 May 02:13
When did it written?
Dr Tony Brahmin 22 Jun 2019 01:31
vegetarian poets Make me nervous quite a lot. smiled at the end of the poem dear poet. tony
Dr Tony Brahmin 13 Apr 2019 01:20
Eat your words. a poet should eat his own words. tony
Mr Random 15 Nov 2017 02:17
A little more expression would be good
Rajnish Manga 15 Aug 2017 12:23
Nicely crafted funny poem. Full of healthy humour. Thanks.
Diana Van Den Berg 07 Nov 2015 07:07
Roars of laughter at this delicious gem that is full of admirable attitude! This is the most effective and the healthiest way of getting people to eat their words! Kudos!
Gangadharan Nair Pulingat 25 Apr 2014 04:14
In brief words and sentences here is a good poem and liked it.