The Poem of Me

The poem of me from yesterday Is not that which I am today In many ways they may resemble But don’t be fooled by what I say Look closely at what you hear Listen with more than just an ear The poem of me from yesterday Is not that which I am today You think … Read more

Holdin’ Toes

Holdin’ hands is supposed to be special, But really, anyone can do it. Just grab a hand and don’t let go, That’s all there really is to it. But my way of holdin’ is a little bit different. In fact, I’m sure no one else even knows… Just take off your shoes, and then your … Read more

My Town

All my life I’ve lived in a town Where stop means go And up means down, Where happy means sad And black means white, Where good means bad And wrong means right, Where night means day And yes means no, Where work means play And fast means slow, Where yesterday means tomorrow And midnight means … Read more


I’m told to be polite to my teacher. And of course, to my principal, as well. If I’m smart I’ll be polite to the policeman, Or he just might put me in jail. I ought to be polite to the doctor, Cuz she’s gonna cure my flu. And I better be polite to the lawyer, … Read more

The Tickle Café

There’s a café on the corner, And it’s a most unusual place. For the café’s only business Is to put a smile upon your face. This café is the place to go If you’re feeling rather sad. The waiters there don’t wait at all… Their job is to make you glad. So when you’re feeling … Read more


I don’t want to write bestsellers, Or be president of this great land. I don’t want to paint like Picasso, Or sing in a rock and roll band. I don’t want to star in the movies, Or do anything that brings wealth or fame. I don’t want to be an overpaid athlete Of any professional … Read more

Poem Man

Come hither all ye children And gather round, For the Poem Man cometh To your quaint town. He’s bringing the most magical, beautiful, Spectacular sounds… Sounds that you may have never heard before. He has the sounds of pinks and yellows And midnight blues. You’ll hear rainbows and gumdrops And morning dew. Come hither sweet … Read more