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Story Time

Pleasure in a story told
As words and pictures soon unfold
To take us to another land
We go together, hand in hand.
I read to you, 77 more words


Little Joe - A Childrens Poem by Robert Hatfield

Little Joe stubbed his toe

and then began to cry.

His mother came in

and looked with a grin

and kissed all his tears good-bye.


Anyone ever told you you're on fire?

When your brain’s crackling with inspiration
and ideas that you’re burning to share;
when your pen’s almost smoking as you write
then you might say, “I’m on fire today!” 92 more words

Poems & Extracts


When cosy at home,

or out in the rain,

sometimes a rhyme,

just pops in your brain!


You need to write it down,

to let it out again – 11 more words

Hollie Hughes


Sometimes you like the look,

of a freshly printed book,

and you want so much to try it –

but you can’t afford to buy it. 20 more words

Hollie Hughes

Ode to Spike Milligan

Silly Verse FOR KIDS by Spike Milligan was one of my favourites as a child (I saved up for it with my pocket money and bought it from the village shop) and I still love it.   213 more words


The Agony of Choice

Each night
You choose a story
To hear just before you sleep;
It’s an agonising choice for you
As this tale is one you’ll keep… 55 more words