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Poetry Revisited

I was in Half Price Books tonight. (Oh, like you don’t take your young kids to the bookstore on a school night? What’s that? You don’t? Oh. Well…never mind then.) I found a bargain copy of A.A. Milne’s poetry called The World of Christopher Robin which is an omnibus of two of his works: When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six.

Wouldn’t you know it? My daughter likes it a lot. In particular, she likes the poem called “The End“. As much as I thought I disliked poetry, I gotta say that it takes on a whole new light when you hear your child reading it.

Hmmm. That’s weird. Hey, maybe my mind is expanding. It feels kinda- [head explodes.]

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John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.

1 Comment on Poetry Revisited

  1. Try Disobedience – a favorite in my family for generations.

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