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‘Today, I challenge you to write a poem for children. This could be in the style of a nursery rhyme, or take a cue from  184 more words

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Mid-Victorian Memories of Edward Lear

Robert Edward Francillon (1841-1919), barrister, novelist and journalist, editor of The Tatler circa 1877 (works ar Archive.org); from Mid-Victorian Memories. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. 1,389 more words

Edward Lear

Poet Appreciation #6: Eliza Lee Follen

While it’s grand to dig away at meaning, symbolism, and theme, it can refreshing to simply enjoy a poem for its bouncy rhythm and rhyme and wit.   268 more words

L IS FOR LIMERICK

IS FOR LIMERICK.

In honor of April being “National Poetry Month,” I decided to take a break from writing (only for today), and write some poetry. 403 more words

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat

THE OWL AND THE PUSSY-CAT ON STAGE IN APRIL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat … 298 more words

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Edward Lear

Wikipedia says,

Edward Lear (12 or 13 May 1812 – 29 January 1888) was an English artist, illustrator, author and poet, and is known now mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks, a form he popularised.

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