Tag Archives: Fun

Happy Rain

Summer rain splashed on her hair and her clothes, Gushes of water dripped off of her nose, But she couldn’t care less, That her hair was a mess, Because dancing in rain made her happy. She splished and she sploshed, … Continue reading

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Fun on the Slide

Come on the slide! You said. Come on the slide! Your face wore a smile, The smile was wide. But the slide was so long, And it had been a long day So I dismissed your pleas And I waved … Continue reading

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Puddle Jumping

Rainy days are indoor days, Unless, of course, you’re four, Then rainy days are days to splash In puddles on the floor. As big fat drops of rain cascade Down windows, doors and pipes, You squeal with joy, and jump … Continue reading

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Life Amongst the Fairies – a children’s story poem

Long ago and far away, There lived a girl who loved to play, With fairy folk and pixies too, There wasn’t a lot else to do. She had no mum and dad you see, They’d gone away when she was … Continue reading

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School Run – a children’s poem

Every day we walk to school, In wind and rain and sun, Sometimes it’s quite boring, But on other days it’s fun. Sometimes we have missions, We must solve along the way, Sometimes we are heroes And we have to … Continue reading

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I want an alien for Christmas!

I want an alien for Christmas! Declared the little girl, As she spoke to Father Christmas, Whilst pushing back her curls. I want one who’s as tall as me, With skin green like a pear, And seventeen eyes, And wings … Continue reading

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Excited!

I can’t sleep You whisper softly. Why not? Comes my reply. I’m too excited Mummy, When I wake up we fly… We fly away on holiday Where we’ll dance and sing all day And swim and jump and run about … Continue reading

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