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How Could You? (A poem to aid discussion about bereavement)

I can’t believe you left me.
I can’t believe you’ve gone.
I can’t believe you’ve gone and died,
Now everything feels wrong.

I can’t imagine smiling. 62 more words


Writing Poetry For Children - Children Writing Poetry

This post is a brief departure from my normal flash fiction pieces – bear with me.

I am working with a children’s poet, David Horner… 132 more words


The Twelfth Day of Poetry

As we come to the conclusion of my 12 Days of poetry, I want to thank the following poets, editors and publishers who were featured during my… 224 more words

Kym Gordon Moore

First Gift

(written for my young sons in 1979)

Children, lay your presents down,

come look and see what I just found – 159 more words


The Seventh Day of Poetry spotlights Poetry for Children

On the seventh day of poetry, my true love gave to me Poetry for Children by Shashikant Nishant Sharma. Poetry for Children: Anthology by Indian Poet and Writer… 187 more words


Son Sets

Like those nesting dolls

in graduated sizes

my sons became

encased each year

inside of bigger boys.

Now grown and sealed

inside tall men

they’re unaware… 22 more words


The Emergency verse poet

A few months back I read about a UK poet who was driving around in a secondhand ambulance and ‘prescribing’ poems to patients to fit their current ailments. 452 more words