Catching Fireflies

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Tag Archives: Winnie-the-Pooh

Classic Children’s Poetry Miscellany

In honor of Poetry Month, I wanted to share some poems that I have loved since I was a child. One of my favorites is by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) and was published in A Child’s Garden of Verses (1913). I have zero recollection of who first shared this with me – a teacher, a parent, …

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What Winnie the Pooh Never Knew

I have always been a fan of the bear who loves honey (or as he calls it “hunny.”) Winnie the Pooh, both in book and movie form, has entertained me since I was a child. The entire cast of characters in the Hundred Acre Wood have enchanted children for decades. Written by A.A. Milne (1882-1956), the …

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