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Poem of the Day

by Allan Cropper

Bing bang wallopy boom

The marching band came in my room

Round and round and round my bed… 30 more words

Poem Of The Day

Poetry Bonanza Monday; a little pack of popping poetry news and surprises for you

This is the last week of Term One!  Happy holidays dear poetry fans!

1. Last night the NZ cricket team showed they can be gracious winners and gracious losers. 421 more words


Poem of the Day

Hot, Salty, Crunchy
by N. McMullin

Hey you!

Stop staring at me like that!

Yeah, you!

I don’t like the way

You’re looking at me… 87 more words

Poem Of The Day

Poem of the Day

Brisbane West End Markets
by Anna Jacobson

Under a canopy of fig trees

we pass a busker, watch his hands dance

over the surface of the drum and hear… 44 more words

Poem Of The Day

Poem of the Day

Fred: A Fearful Fate

The Terrible Tale of Lazy Fred who Starved to Death.

From Aesop’s Fable: The Grasshopper and the Ants.

by Prudence Marsh * 154 more words
Poem Of The Day

Poem of the Day

Elephants’ noses
 by Mike Lucas

Elephants’ noses just growses and growses

Till they’re trumpy and trunky and long.

They can smell gone off cheese on an African breeze… 119 more words

Poem Of The Day

Up, Down, Up!

Don’t see staircase,
Take first step.
See more steps,
Jump, jump upstairs!

Down, down,


Back on step
I have climbed.
Go more slowly
Next time.

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