If you could choose any face you wanted, what would you pick?
If I could choose a different face, I’d start with lips all made of lace.
I’d trade my eyes for two blue marbles and make my eyebrows two big barbells.
I’d choose my ears from ribbons and bows. Then all I’d have left to pick is my nose.
Copyright Arden Davidson, 2019
Illustration from Pixabay.
1. What is funny about this poem? Why?
1. What crazy things can you imagine choosing if you could choose to make a different face? Can you think of some useful things?
What’s Weird About A Mirror: 101 Curious Poems
written by Arden Davidson and published by Storyberries.
It’s a long-awaited, hilarious collection of children’s poems by poet Arden Davidson, and includes topics ranging from a snoring grandma to a six-footed camel to reflections on the weirdness of mirrors.