Fernando the Fearless

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We’re truly in awe of
Fernando the Fearless
who needed no net
for the flying trapeze.

Alas, what a shame
it’s surpisingly difficult
catching a bar
in the midst of a sneeze.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

Copyright © 2006. All Rights Reserved.

Reading Level: Grade 5

Topics: Poems about Kooky Characters

Poetic Techniques: Alliteration, Descriptive Poems, Rhyme Schemes

 


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