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The Bears on the Stairs.


There is a place at the top of the stairs,

that’s a favorite haunt of nighttime bears.

They park their butts so fuzzy and wide, 214 more words

Adrian Fogelin

Perfect Picture Book Friday looks at the lovely poetry of Elaine Magliaro

My love of writing poems goes clear back to my childhood. And one of my favorite times to write poems was when I vacationed with my family. 585 more words

Leslie Leibhardt Goodman

Don't Pine Away on St. Valentine's Day

It doesn’t matter if the postie doesn’t call,
you can always chalk a heart on an old brick wall,

add your initials and another funny pair – … 118 more words

Poems & Extracts


Myrtle was an iris, tall and blue and grand,

Planted in his garden by Grandpa’s wrinkly hand;

Happy bathing in the sun, all the long day through, 677 more words


Poem of the Day


Big, bubbles floating in the air.

Soapy, sudsy, spheres,

I can see my reflection in you.

Magical colours reflect,

Fragile and soft,

I make a precious wish. 39 more words

Poem Of The Day


If you know any teachers or homeschoolers who are looking for some great teaching resources, especially poetry ones, then have a look at  ‘The Goodeyedeers Shop’ 41 more words

Short Stories

Reading At Riverbend Books

WEDNESDAY 18th January 11am


193 Oxford Street, Bulimba Queensland 4171

Excited to be doing my first reading gig at a bookshop at Riverbend books… 122 more words