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Please accept my apologies for the recent difficulties that the site has experienced and the loss of some links and images. I am doing my best to resolve these issues, but I am just one person using my spare time to keep this site running for you, so please bear with me.

Ultimately, time allowing, I hope to have a more complete, improved site by the end of 2015, so PLEASE BEAR WITH ME.

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Many thanks to all of those who have encouraged me to continue building this site over the past 4 or 5 years. I promise to persevere.

THANKYOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND SUPPORT

Angela Yardy of Angela's Poems

CHRISTIAN POEMS

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The Christian Labyrinth

Christian Poetry   A Christian poem relating the Christian journey to a labyrinth.   I started a labyrinth journey The day when I noticed my God. I watched other Christians first though, And at times their behaviour was odd.

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Always and Forever

Christian Poetry This Christian inspirational poem is a lovely reminder of how precious each of us are. At dawn, the sun always rises; By evening, it’s sure to set. A promise of our God eternal: A God who can never forget.

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A Child’s Letter to God

        This letter poem is all written in rhyme and rhythm and was inspired by 7 year old Beth, who was waiting until her brother’s birthday to send her letter to God on the helium balloon when the birthday was over!  I loved the idea, so this poem was born……    

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The Unending Christmas Story

    This Christmas shape poem (In the shape of a Christmas tree) was purpose written to be used as a performance poem at the end of my rhyming Christmas nativity play “The Simplest Nativity Play Ever” 

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Summer Fruits of Love

  Christian Poetry This Christian inspirational metaphor poem  uses the analogy of a recipe flavouring life with the ‘Summer Fruits of Love’   The days when life is flavoured With the summer fruits of love, Should gratefully be savoured With the grace of God above.  The recipe’s protected but Its secret is to share With […]

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FUNNY / SILLY POEMS

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Who Pushed Humpty?

    This silly story poem is not exactly an alternative nursery rhyme as it is not shadowing the original nursery rhyme but is using it just as the basis of an extended silly version of the tale, from the viewpoint of the suspects to the crime!      

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Mary and her Little Lamb

This alternative story of Mary and her little lamb includes the original simile and a new metaphor.  Other than that, is just a silly poem using the same rhyme and rhythm pattern, but telling an entirely different story with not quite the same pleasantries as the original nursery rhyme!

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Bad Behaviour At The Alliteration Zoo

    I wrote this poem specifically as an example of alliteration poetry, demonstrating alliteration to children in an obvious and humorous way…

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Laughter and Progress : Best Friends Forever

This story poem uses word play to make the case  that it’s good for education to be fun and that laughter helps us to make progress, whilst remembering that we must get the balance right too.  Read it, first of all as a story about Laughter and Progress as two living beings.  Then read it […]

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Mary Had a Little lamb

  This is nothing more than a silly poem based on the original nursery rhyme, and using the same rhyme and rhythm pattern.     Mary had a little lamb Its fleece was dirty black

More funny/silly poems

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