This week my Monday was a joy, spent in the company of the wonderful children of Hargate Primary School, in sunny West Bromwich. It was sunny, it was a lovely day. I first met Hargate Primary when they sent a group of 15 children to The Hurst in Shropshire, for a week on Arvon’s schools programme, at which I was one of the tutors. Since … Continue reading I love Mondays in Hargate Primary
Specially for #NationalPoetryDay last week, I sat at a desk in the middle of Ludlow Library with my noisy ancient typewriter and provided VERSE TO GO! to a succession of lovely people of all ages who were curious enough to come and find out what was going on. We wrote poems together about gorillas, a special place in New Zealand, a cuddly toy called Rabbie, a sea-plane … Continue reading VERSE TO GO!