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Unfinished

Picture credit: Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree

Unfinished

The game is never up,

the last tune never played,

if life is just for chance,

there’s nothing worth saving, 58 more words

Poetry

Book Review: A Light in the Attic—Shel Silverstein

With #BannedBooksWeek upon us, I am looking at a variety of banned books on Instagram and my blog. It’s hard to imagine poetry without thinking of Shel Silverstein and A Light in the Attic, but some people have thought his poems were pretty controversial. 160 more words

Book Reviews

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHEL SILVERSTEIN

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHEL SILVERSTEIN.  THE WORLD IS THANKFUL FOR YOUR WIT AND WISDOM.

52 WEEKS OF THANKFULNESS

Food Poem - Ice Cream Stop by Shel Silverstein

The circus train made an ice cream stop
At the fifty-two-flavor ice cream stand.
The animals all got off the train
And walked right up to the ice cream man.

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Literature

'The Giving Tree' by Shel Silverstein

‘The Giving Tree’

by Shel Silverstein

“Once there was a tree….
and she loved a little boy.
And everyday the boy would come
and he would gather her leaves… 178 more words

Poetry