WAYNE GAGNON

Artist and Poet

Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pony Pop

Wayne Gagnon - Pony Pop Hiking

“Pony Pop”
by Wayne Gagnon

She and He climb mountains…
…(they) hike up to the top.
He sips bubbly root beer.
…(while) she drinks pony pop.

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Nine Cards (03-20-2012) – Project Snail Mail 5

Wayne Gagnon - Nine Sketch Cards
Nine Cards (03-20-2912) – Project Snail Mail 5: Spring
Ink on nine 2×3 inch recycled cardboard
©2012 Wayne A. Gagnon

Note: These cards were created as part of Project Snail Mail 5. Wayne put out a Facebook call where the first nine responders would get one of these cards delivered via Snail Mail (aka the US Postal System).

Hitched in Manly

Wayne Gagnon - Kangaroos

“Hitched in Manly”

by Wayne Gagnon
(for Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Sunday and Faith)

A Sheila and Bloke…
…met in the States.
Each is a spunk…
…and a corker as mates!

That Sheila and Bloke…
…got hitched down in Manly.
Bend an elbow for love…
…and the start of a family.

Then came ankle biters…
…like lollies, so sweet
This mob from Down Under…
…now seems quite complete.

Aussie Glossary:

Ankle biters – kids, children
Bend an elbow – drink, toast
Bloke – man
Corker – a really good thing
Down Under – Australia and New Zealand
Hitched – married
Lollies – candy
Manly – suburb of Sidney
Mates – friends
Mob – family
Sheila – woman
Spunk – good looking person

NOTE:

This poem and picture are being used by Tutu pour Mon Deux as part of a celebrity gifting package for Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban and their lovely family.

Thank you Blair and Claire for their “translation” assistance.

Cats and Lights and Traffic

Wayne Gagnon - Cats and Lights and Traffic

“Lights and Traffic and a Cat”

by Wayne Gagnon
(for Eric D.)

Traffic and a loose cat…
…determine his fate.
Red lights and a feline…
…(are) making him late.

A loose cat and red lights…
…get in his way.
A feline and traffic…
…(the) bane of his day

Note:

Eric was late for work today.

Tori and Dean

Wayne Gagnon - Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott

“Tori & Dean”

by Wayne Gagnon
(for Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott,
Liam, Stella and Hattie)

Tori & Dean…
…and Liam makes three.
Mommy & Dad…
…as glad as can be.

Tori & Dean…
…and Stella makes four.
Daddy & Mom…
…have more to adore.

Tori & Dean…
…and Hattie makes five.
Mommy & Dad…
…are now sleep deprived.

Tori & Dean…
…and family (so great).
Daddy & Mom…
…have a VERY full plate.

NOTE:

This poem and picture are being used by Tutu pour Mon Deux as part of a celebrity gifting package for Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott and their growing family.