Home   News   Article

READERS’ POETRY: From the Bury Free Press of Friday, December 19




Readers' poetry
Readers' poetry

This week we have poems from D Meeings and Aland Claxton.

SYLVIA

She is a help to people

Yes seems to be her word

Let’s put the kettle on says

Voice heard and all goods shared

I’ll have a garden party. With homemade cake to eat.

And all our pals in Elmswell will enjoy a happy treat.......

D Meekings

SANTA UPDATE

It’s high pressure time at Christmas

To please young girls and boys

All want expensive computer games

Instead of Santa’s toys.

So the elves were all retrained

Throughout the winter blizzards

Gone from making wooden toys

And turned into computer wizards.

No longer at the North Pole

Up there amongst the snow

Have moved to San Francisco

With aircon set ten below.

The location chosen by the elves

To please old Santa’s wife

Was the valley of Santa Clara

Or Silicon Valley to be precise.

So back there at the North Pole

The only things they stock

Are wind-up drumming monkeys

Jumpers, handerkerchiefs and socks!

Alan Claxton



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More