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Year

2013

Type

For Children
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Ink runs from the corners of my mouth. 
There is no happiness like mine. 
I have been eating poetry.

From "Eating Poetry" by Mark Strand

 


Antigonish [I met a man who wasn't there]
by Hughes Mearns

At the Zoo
by William Makepeace Thackeray

Be Glad Your Nose is on Your Face
by Jack Prelutsky

Bleezer's Ice Cream
by Jack Prelutsky

Clouds
by Christina Rossetti

Dream Variations
by Langston Hughes

Eletelephony
by Laura Elizabeth Richards

Fishmonger
by Marsden Hartley

I felt a Funeral, in my Brain (280)
by Emily Dickinson

Jabberwocky
by Lewis Carroll

maggie and milly and molly and may
by E. E. Cummings

Mary's Lamb
by Sarah Josepha Hale

Mother Doesn't Want a Dog
by Judith Viorst

My Shadow
by Robert Louis Stevenson

Nonsense Alphabet
by Edward Lear

Sick
by Shel Silverstein

Since Hannah Moved Away
by Judith Viorst

The Crocodile
by Lewis Carroll

The Duel
by Eugene Field

The Eagle
by Lord Alfred Tennyson

The Good Moolly Cow [excerpt]
by Eliza Lee Follen

The Land of Counterpane
by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Purple Cow
by Gelett Burgess

The Raven
by Edgar Allan Poe

The Tyger
by William Blake

We never know how high we are (1176)
by Emily Dickinson

Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
by Eugene Field

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