I won the Terrible Poetry Contest!

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I’ve posted about Chelsea Owens’ Terrible Poetry Contest before. It’s ridiculously fun, and I try to participate every chance I get.

Well… this week I WON. Finally. After weeks of terrible effort. I’m so honored to be chosen as the terriblest poet among a bunch of astonishingly terrible poets. The prompt was annoying sounds (or something like that).

And now, on to the winning terrible poem, which I’m honestly embarrassed that I wrote (not really):

Poots

There once was a hairy old coot
Who loved to squeeze out a poot
It was stinky and smelly
Gurgled like jelly
And popped off a sound like a toot

But he wasnโ€™t close to the worst
My granny caught poots in her purse
She saved up the sound
For when grandkids came โ€˜round
Then out of her purse they would burst

Now MY poots are dainty as roses
No trouble for delicate noses
They make a small putter
Wheeze or soft flutter
But they wonโ€™t curl your hair or your toeses

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I encourage anyone who loves to read or write terrible poetry (or just loves to laugh) to follow her and give her contest a try. ๐Ÿ™‚ Plus she has a great blog. Thanks, Chelsea!

175 thoughts on “I won the Terrible Poetry Contest!

  1. Congratulations on the win! I am now following Chelsea Owens Terrible Poetry Contest blog. Might try out in the near future…

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  2. rainbowsandstormclouds says:

    Such a cutesy silly poem.. keep it up! โค๏ธโค๏ธ

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  3. Jackie says:

    Found this in a search for poetry blogs on wordpress. I’ve added a new word (poot) to my vocabulary !

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  5. I didnt think it was terrible, but congratulations anyways. Keep it up, i think lol

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  7. rishabbs says:

    It’s a kind of new stuff.You showed that poetry can also make your tears out due to happiness๐Ÿ˜‚

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  8. What fun! Love your poem. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  10. LOL! Oh, man, this is hilarious! Great–er, I mean terrible job, Diana ๐Ÿ˜€ You and Molly are so good at these!

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    • Thanks, Julie. It’s tricky to make the poem good enough to be poem-ish, but with enough flaws to be terrible. And humor goes a long way. My grandson loves this one and I’m glad you got a laugh. All the entries are pretty hysterical. And you’re right about Molly. She’s a hoot. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  11. LOL! That is hysterical, Diana. What fun. I can’t stop laughing. โค

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  12. So funny! Youโ€™re a woman of many talents, Diana. Well done. ๐Ÿ’

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  13. Bel says:

    Too funny! Congratulations. I write terrible poetry all the time – I should join next time ๐Ÿ˜‚

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    • Ha ha. The contests are weekly, Bel, and great fun. I doubt your poetry is terrible, so you would have to apply yourself and commit to doing a really terrible job. The entries are all pretty funny if they make sense at all. Thanks for reading and I’m glad you got a laugh ๐Ÿ™‚

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  14. Sarah says:

    LOL!!! ๐Ÿ˜„ What fun, Diana! Thanks for making me howl with laughter! Always such a nice way to start the day. ๐Ÿ˜„ And congratulations! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  15. willowdot21 says:

    Lol love this poem ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ congratulations ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ

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  16. Hehe, a really terrible poem, Diana. Congratulations on your win.

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