Category: Poems

Why are you here with me? ..

Why are you here with me? When there are deserts and oceans to see Why do you call this place home? When there are towns and cities to roam Why do you stay by my side? When there are ships to sail and planes to ride What is this magnetic force? That keeps you here…

The Antique Shop

The Antique Shop Books standing proudly wearing jackets of dust Aroma’s of vanilla, tobacco, and musk China teapots with chintzy bouquets A knitted shawl that has seen better days A lonely cup missing its friend Brasses and tapestries gone out of trend An oversized vase with a hairline crack a redundant, unwanted  letter rack A military coat…

Inspiring Poetry to Soothe the Pain of Depression

Inspiring Poetry to Soothe the Pain of Depression In a world of social media when everyone appears to be having a wonderful time, do we have unrealistic expectations and leave ourselves open to disappointment? This is a question I was debating in my mind. when I wrote this poem. In Mental Health Awareness Week I wanted…

Poetry Ebooks by Kate Hanford

Poetry Ebooks by Kate Hanford For a limited time Muddy Paws, Oh What A Stink! and Really Mum? poetry ebooks by Kate Hanford are all completely free to download.   Muddy Paws  Here is a small collection of poems about dogs for people of all ages. Amazon UK Amazon US A New Puppy Today is the day, we’ve waited…

Poems about Dogs by Kate Hanford

  It’s World Poetry Day today so I’d like to share a few poems that I wrote about Man’s Best Friend. Man’s Best Friend Dogs come in different forms of colour, fur and breed Some are big and bouncy, Some are small indeed Some are trained to guide us If our eyesight lets us down They’ll…

A Humble Dog, Poem by Kate Hanford.

Do you wish you could have a conversation with your dog? or know exactly what they are thinking? I do, all the time. Maybe it would be something like this… A Humble Dog I’m not a dog of many words, I think you must agree Unless I spot next doors cat, sitting in a tree Or…

The Yoga Class, A poem by Kate Hanford.

Are you one of those people who make New Years Resolution’s to get fitter, slimmer, healthier every year? That’s ok because I’m not either! I wrote this poem for anyone who has ever been to a yoga class and found it a horribly embarrassing experience. Everyone else is super toned, wearing the latest gear and able…