Tag Archives: rhyme

Father’s Day 2021. 20 July 2021.

Father’s Day (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Today is Father’s Day a time to thank your Dad, For all of the things he has done for you that makes you feel so glad. But there is another side to the coin … Continue reading

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Poem – Christmas Carol. 19 June 2021.

Christmas Carol (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Christmas Carol There is a woman down our way that just loves Christmas, She doesn’t care for other days – she just wants those to pass. Everyday she shops for gifts and puts on … Continue reading

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Poem – Just Like Home. 17 July 2021.

Just like home (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Just like home Just before our first child was born, We purchased a static caravan it was a bit tired and worn. But it was our holiday retreat and a great place too, … Continue reading

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Poem – The Tadpole. 16 July 2021.

The Tadpole (c) Kevin Jones. Tadpole I am a tiny tadpole swimming in a garden pond, With the cooling water and the sun upon my back it is a place that I am very fond. For fourteen to sixteen weeks … Continue reading

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Poem – Euros 2020. 15 July 2021.

Euros 2020 (c) Kevin Jones Euros 2020 The tournament has started a year after planned, All the stadia allowing a few spectators but travel in reality is banned. A player collapsed and nearly died whilst playing in a game, His … Continue reading

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Poem – Work. 16 May 2021.

Work (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Work I cannot ever understand those folk that don’t like work, It is one of my biggest pleasures and something I will never shirk. From the young man at the college and later in the … Continue reading

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Poem – There is no place like home. 15 May 2021.

There Is No Place Like Home (c) Kevin Jones There Is No Place Like Home There is no place like home or so the saying goes, It is the place where you receive support to make sure that everything flows. … Continue reading

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Poem – Pain. 14 May 2021.

Pain (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Pain What is this pain tearing me in two? It is really bad I would not wish it on you. My stomach is aching so very bad, It affects my mood and makes me sad. … Continue reading

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Poem – Travelling To School During The 70s General Strike. 13 May 2021.

Travelling to school during the 70s General Strike (c) Kevin Jones Travelling To School During The 70s General Strike. There were some strange times in the seventies, With the country on a three day disruption with no obvious remedies. Coupled … Continue reading

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Poem – Cricket, my early interest. 11 May 2021.

Cricket – My Early Interest (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Cricket – My early interest I have told in other rhymes how we played cricket on the park, I stayed there bowling away until it got quite dark. In those days … Continue reading

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Poem – Loneliness. 10 May 2021.

Loneliness (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Loneliness What is loneliness, how is it defined, Is the state exclusive to the people left behind? Loneliness can hit us all at different stages too, Covid-19 has exposed quite a few. First there is … Continue reading

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Poem – Life Choices. 9 May 2021.

Life choices (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Life Choices Life asks us to make many choices throughout the years, Many of them come early on which often can lead to tears. As a fourteen year old you choose the subjects you … Continue reading

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Poem – Walsall Buildings. 8 May 2021.

Walsall Buildings (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Walsall Buildings Walsall is full of treasures if you look then you will find, A town built upon history is often of this kind. Take a look around you but please look carefully, There … Continue reading

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Poem – Repair, Reuse and Restore

Repair, Reuse and Restore (c) Kevin Jones Repair, Reuse and Restore When I was young furniture was passed about, No taking things to the tip so reuse was never in doubt. At the very worst, if made of wood, the … Continue reading

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Poem – My “Farm”. 5 May 2021.

My “Farm” (c) Kevin Jones 2021 My “Farm” I have a little grow box that I call my farm, It doesn’t always yield much but it keeps me rather calm. I go out every night to weed and water it, … Continue reading

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Poem – Inspirational People – Frank. 3 May 2021.

Inspirational people – Frank (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Inspirational people – Frank When I was at the factory a challenge was put before me, Write a manual and create robust systems to prove our quality. Now this was a massive … Continue reading

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Poem – Factory Days. 2 May 2021.

Factory days a (c) poem by Kevin Jones Factory Days In nineteen-eighty my work at The “Tech” reached the end of the show, When Freddie left, development stopped, it was time for me to go. I signed up with an … Continue reading

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Poem – Imagine Dancing Chairs. 1 May 2021.

Imagine – Dancing chairs a (c) poem by Kevin Jones 2021. Imagine – Dancing Chairs Imagine being a red plastic chair in a medical waiting room, You seem to be most popular as you stand proudly in the gloom. Next … Continue reading

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Poem – Government Information. 25 April 2021.

Click on the hyperlinks to view the information films. Government information- a (c) poem by Kevin Jones 2021. Government Information With Covid-19 came the spread of an infectious disease – all over the world, Each nation set about tackling the … Continue reading

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Poem – My Electric Soap Box. 24 April 2021.

My Electric Soup Box (c) Kevin Jones 2021 My Electric Soup Box When engineering took its grip before I was eleven, I was still a Birchills lad – it was around nineteen sixty-seven. Now like all kids of my age … Continue reading

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