I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised that Sesame Street has a twitter account. When I saw this, however, it made me laugh. I’ve seen it a variety of places, mostly broken up in the way tweets are, but here’s the whole of it.
Cookie Monster knows where it's at. Image from WikiMedia by Andrew Magill.

Cookie Monster knows where it’s at.
Image from WikiMedia by Andrew Magill.

Sesame Street ‏@sesamestreet 19 Jul

Cookie Monster:

This is just to say

Me have eaten

the cookies

that were in

the cookie jar


and which

you were probably


for snack time


forgive me

they were delicious

so yummy

and om nom nom

*   *    *

I’m a big fan of William Carlos Williams, and his poem about stealing some plums transforms nicely. Isn’t that kind of amazing? I wonder what kind of poetry other characters would like…

About Caitlin Stern

I have a MA in English, and have so many fantasy/urban fantasy WIPs it's not even funny. I'm an avid reader of science fiction, fantasy, mystery, romance, biography, fiction, and anything else that catches my interest. I collect books, and bookmarks I find that are visually appealing and useful.

4 responses »

  1. therecognitions says:

    That was cute!

  2. Marcia says:

    Hahahahaha. I love it! The original always makes me hungry, too. And ya gotta love Cookie Monster. Hey, why don’t YOU write a tribute poem for Big Bird, or Grover, my personal favorite?

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