Tags - For the Children

I have a little button at the bottom of my shirt. It’s about as useful as a thimbleful of dirt. It has no buttonhole to keep it warm when it gets cold And it can’t close up my shirt because it has no buttonhole! I shouldn’t give it any thought or wonder an
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

There was a little bird and Tiny was his name. In case you haven’t heard he was as little as they came. So short he could not fall, he was gone each time he hid. No one ever grew as small as little Tiny did.   One thing no one knew but Tiny so it seems, Wh
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

“Mister rug”, said the floor, “will you keep me warm some more? because you know it gets cold in the winter.” “Mister floor”, said the rug, “Yes, I’ll keep you nice and snug because I know it gets cold in the winter.”   But then the spring will come around
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

When the shades are drawn the lights of day are dimmed I wander in the darkness hoping once more, you’ll come in.   There’s no one lying at my feet to give a restful sigh, no one sounding the alert  of strangers passing by. You’re no longer home to greet 
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

From my kitchen window, I stand and watch for hours. I’ve a lovely little garden full of butterflies and flowers. I watch as they are dancing to a tune I’m unaware, It must be a symphony that only flowers hear.   The purple ones are holding hands with blue
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

I ran into a snowman who was standing in the shade. When I turned to see what I had done, Oh! What a mess I’d made. His hat and nose and pipe were in a pile upon the ground And the pair of coals that were his eyes Were nowhere to be found.   I admit I didn
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

I have a once upon a homeless kitten who is wishing one someday to be a cat. She’s called Miss Lucy but could be called Miss Chevous, much cuddlier, way cuter than all that.   A vest she wears in stripes of black and grey the front of which she likes to ke
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago

Be sure to take your time it all belongs to you! Let no one dare to interfere with things you have to do. Delight to sign your name upon the work that you perform the way an artist signs his canvas when his painting’s done.   Take care to be too honest wit
Dutch Knickerbocker · 426 days ago