IMPORTANT MESSAGE

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.

In the meantime, if there is a particular page, topic or poem that you have lost access to and need, please email me at angelaspoems@googlemail.com and I shall be happy to prioritise that part of the site and email you when it's ready for full use again.

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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Don’t Worry

This Christian inspirational poem is available as a beautiful pastoral card and is a reassuring encouragement to those facing a difficult decision or future.   Don’t worry about your tomorrows, God’s holding them all in His hand; You don’t need to know where they’re leading, God’s purpose is perfectly planned.

The Day that Baby Jesus Came to Town

The Day that Baby Jesus Came to Town Nativity Play

Perfect for a mixed age or all school performance, this fun bible based 25 minute nativity play is told…. through a rhyming narration by the innkeeper’s wife with lots of humour, attitude and sarcasm Using her pre-printed ‘diary’ so her story can be told by reading, (NO NEED TO LEARN) Including 24 short rhyming speaking parts  (can easily […]

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Church, but not as we know it!

      This is just a silly children’s poem straight from my imagination, and is fortunately based only on jokes about church, and not on my own experience!  

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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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Have Faith

Christian Poetry This Christian encouragement poem invites you to embrace your doubts and questions, not to be in denial of them…..   Wherever you are in your life Whatever you hope to achieve Remember, the first step to master Will always be “How to Believe!”

More Christian poems

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FUNNY / SILLY POEMS

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A Royal Apology

  This is a funny letter poem, written with rhyme and rhythm, and including lots of word play (of the toilet humour variety!) and occasional moments of alliteration.  It is the third poem in a trilogy which needs to be read in order to understand the content.

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A Poem for the Teacher

  I wrote this poem on one of those occasions when I wanted to write a poem, but couldn’t think of anything to write about – so that became my topic!   I’ve got to write a poem, I don’t know what to say. The trouble is, my teacher wants it handing in today.

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Incy Wincy Spider (Alternative Nursery Rhyme)

    Incy Wincy spider climbed up the spout Down came a paper, and gave him such a clout Out came the raindrops and washed him down the drain Now Incy Wincy spider will not be back again.

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Little Miss Muffet (Alternative)

  This silly alternative nursery rhyme is a very basic adaptation of the original showing how a very simple alteration can make a big difference to the overall poem, whether it be to the emotion of a poem,  the humour, the story, or the outcome.  Making tiny adaptations like this help the beginner poet to […]

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A Royal Pardon

  This is the ultimate poem to demonstrate alliteration for kids with an enormous amount of alliteration and assonance in it, as well as the use of word play as a punchline.  It is part of a trilogy of poems which include consonance, language styles in performance poems, letter poems and word play.

More funny/silly poems

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