Sugary bubble gum Sweet sicky caramel All over my fingers As I lick ever last bit Laughing while giggling Smiling and waving While holding on to my mama's hand I ran to my papa to show him My big lollipop prize Yummy gooey strawberry sweet He reckons its too much for me too eat But … Continue reading A Toddler Time by Liyona
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = Childhood memories lovingly written Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - The Reluctant Poet All Rights Reserved - Please Come Visit My Archives!!
where did your colt legs carry you the day you ran away small pack set upon determined shoulders overstuffed with much-loved books slightly crushed snacks a hastily chosen stuffed bear? did you hesitate before stepping off the gray pavement where dandelions fought their way through the cracks raising their yellow and green heads with proud resilience? … Continue reading Where the Sidewalk Ends – Christine E. Ray
By Charles Robert Lindholm My Childhood Memories Of Christmas Come Back Each Year Presents From The Past Copyright © 2018 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved Please Come Explore The Archives On My Blog!
By Charles Robert Lindholm My Christmases Past Come Back To Me When Singing Carols From Childhood Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved Please come visit 2017 Christmas pieces in my December Archive
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = A lullaby with words Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved
Happy Monday! I'm not sure if I've shared this poem on here. When I was six-years-old, in grade one, my teacher used to read us Shell Silverstein poems in class. I had the same teacher, Mrs. Allarie, for grades one, two, and three, so I was able to here a few books worth of Shell … Continue reading Poem: Shell Silverstein – “Where the Sidewalk Ends” #GoDogGoCafe #poetry #poets
By Charles Robert Lindholm I'm Not Sure I Know When It Happened It Must Have Been A Subtle Thing Coloring In A Book Drawing On A Blank Page Singing To Myself Pretending And Make Believe, Imagining It Was Fun, And All Seemed Worth Doing When I Was A Child Maybe It Was School And Wanting … Continue reading LIVING WITH A DISGUISE- Charles Robert Lindholm
Mama, I yelled, making a dramatic entrance, I saw an alien princess in the hall today! I sprawled on the floor, my snowy boots making a puddle on the laminate flooring. I was six years old, my hair a white halo escaping from my itchy woolen cap. Mama came from the kitchen. She had flour all … Continue reading Guest Barista M. Mariah Voutilainen-Beach Creatures
photo by Frank McKenna via Unsplash BY CHARLES ROBERT LINDHOLM AN OLD FASHIONED WOMAN WHO USED NEEDLE AND THREAD BUT RECITED POETRY FROM THE BOOKS THAT SHE READ AND DRIED THE ROSES I PICKED FROM HER GARDEN AND LOVED ME ANYWAY, GRANDMAS ARE THE BEST! COPYRGHT © 2018 CHARLES ROBERT LINDHOLM - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Inspired by … Continue reading THREE LINE TALES – WEEK 107 – GRANDMAS ARE THE BEST!