Thursday, December 22, 2011

A Holiday Poem with Apologies to William Carlos Willams

This Is Just To Say

I have eaten
the Christmas cookies
that I baked
for you

and that
I intended to put
in your

Forgive me
they were delicious
so sweet
and so crunchy


melanie said...


i love that poem and have stolen it to use myself. i wonder how many times that has happened since he published it?!

Kim/reluctant renovator said...

So it's not just me?

Happy new year!