Peacock with a fiery tail

Here’s another playful idea which generates interesting images and allows some experimenting with rhyme if you wish. I was reminded of it during my return to Sandy Brownjohn’s books. You may already know this rhyme: I saw a Peacock with a fiery tail, I saw a blazing Comet drop down hail, I saw a Cloud … Continue reading Peacock with a fiery tail

Catch a Little Rhyme

Here is a little poem by Eve Merriam that invites playfulness. Children do love to rhyme, though they are rarely able to do so successfully. Poems tat start out well can all too easily be destroyed by the urge  for rhyme over good sense. Catch a Little Rhymedoesn’t take itself too seriously. If you have enjoyed the … Continue reading Catch a Little Rhyme