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Couple more years

I’ve got a couple more years on you, baby…that’s all.
I’ve had more chances to fly and more places to fall. 198 more words

Food for Thought with a Poem from Shel Silverstein

“Listen to the MUSTN’TS, child,

Listen to the DON’TS.

Listen to the SHOULDN’TS


the WON’TS.

Listen to the NEVER HAVES,

Then listen close to me… 86 more words


Writer Waiting - a poem by Shel Silverstein

I’ve been reading Shel Silverstein’s work; one of his books of poetry is Runny Babbit: a Billy Sook that I read in December – as you can see on my “Books I read in 2017” page. 235 more words

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Cryptoquote Spoiler - 01/04/18

“There is a voice inside of you, that whispers all day long, I feel this is right for me, I know that this is wrong.”   —   Shel Silverstein… 53 more words


Say Sorry For The Things You've Done

Say sorry for the things you’ve done

Because of all the things you ever won

Tomorrow might be the best day to go for a run

Book Review: A Light in the Attic, Shel Silverstein

A Light in the Attic
Author/Illustrator: Shel Silverstein
Publisher: HarperCollins
Ages: 4-8
Genre: Juvenile fiction/poetry

If you dare stuff the words “poetry” and “boring” in the same sentence, you’re too young or too old (maybe too ho-hum?) to have read Shel Silverstein. 213 more words

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