Skip to main content

Poetry For Kids @ The Fun Site :}

Kids' poetry improves reading and writing skills @ My Stories And Poems. Kids read stories, write poems, take lessons, and get critiques by published children's author, R. Renée Bembry.

Children's Poems
Bedbug Poem
Bedbug Poem Page 2
Bedbug Poem Page 3
Bedbug Poem Page 4
Bedbug Poem Page 5
Bedbug Poem Page 6
Peanut Butter Jelly
Nutcracker Poem
Poem A Day Sprint
Limerick Poem for Kids
Articles & Stories
Good Grade Awards
PreSchooler Reading Tips
Poetry Writing Tips
Rhyming Tricks
Adjectives With Poetry
Poetry Definitions
Poetry Idea Suggestion
Free Poetry Critiques
Junie B. Jones Books
Program Information
School Workshops
Teacher Information
School Contests
Poetry Lesson 1
Theme Story Poems
Poetry Page Protection
Designer Page Info
Designer Poems 1
Membership Info
Usual Questions
Upside Down Cake
Homemade Popcorn
About the Hostess
Girl Birthday Card
Home - Site Info
Site Map
Shipping & Retuns
Privacy Statement
Contact Us
Member Login

Give a Kid a Poetry Lesson 

 Poetry Booklet SetupAdd Poems to Your Kids Booklet Poetry Workshops

Scoop on Membership Info

Get our Poetry Critiqued

Gift Certificates Explore Using Site Map 



   When Bedbugs Bite (Page 3)
    A Poem by R. Renée Bembry

Initial rubs


Do not relieve

The burning pain

Beneath your sleeve


So you proceed to

Rub some more

But this time

Harder than before

Before you know

You’ve rubbed and rubbed

Then scratched until

Your skin turned sore


Good gosh your leg your arm your back

Itch so much you cannot keep track

You wonder if a tiny flea

Has made you itch in agony

<<<Go back                    



Can bedbugs transmit diseases?

Bedbugs carry human viral and bacterial agents that, in theory, could cause diseases. Bedbugs also carry protozoa and parasitic worms. What is more is that bedbugs leave fecal droppings in places such as mattress folds, sheets, blankets, sofas, and possibly even in pajamas or body parts on which the insects crawl.

Typically, bedbug germs are found in bedbug saliva and around bedbug mouthparts. Bedbugs insert these germy mouthparts into victims while biting or stinging them. Unlike mosquitoes and fleas that possess only one biting part, bedbugs have two biting parts. Both biting mouthparts are...
Read full article HERE