By earl catton ~ http://earlcatton.blogspot.com/
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earl catton is a praying mantis who lives inside a jar on a shelf in my mind...he writes poems and posts them here...on wednesdays he shares various wonderings and on saturdays earl will post a poem created by other creatures...
||CleanThe Tale Of Two Towns||In the town of Frownupon, Across the Sea of Sorrow, Live the men and women Who always fret tomorrow. “It will rain, and then will flood!” You’ll hear them in ...||8/3/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Globe||The other day I spun a globe And wondered of those down below And how they drive their cars around When they’re always upside down||7/3/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSwings||Recess at the grammer school swinging on the swings when I felt a kind of tingle and out my back grew wings! So I let go of ...||3/30/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHorrible, Deplorable Charlie The Flea||Charlie was a flea of a very low degree who hopped upon the rump of a rat. He rode across the sea to the shores of Italy ...||3/4/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNever Sometimes||Have you ever never sometimes been flying in a dream across a lake of jelly when you hear a distant scream? Could it be a monster – or the ...||2/24/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Crocodile||by Lewis Carroll How doth the little crocodile Improve his shining tail, And pour the waters of the Nile On every golden scale! How cheerfully he seems to grin! How neatly ...||2/17/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Valentine||The opposite of love is evol.||2/13/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTwo Haiku||by Yosa Buson A tethered horse, snow in both stirrups. ~~~ That snail - one long horn, one short, what's on his mind?||2/9/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTracy’s Tri-cycle||Tracy had a tri-cycle, She fashioned from an icicle, But when she went to ride it, The sun did quickly hide it!||2/4/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMr. Nobody||~ Anonymous I know a funny little man, As quiet as a mouse, Who does the mischief that is done In everybody's house! There's no one ever sees his face, And ...||2/2/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHiding||by Dorothy Aldis I'm hiding, I'm hiding, And no one knows where; For all they can see is my Toes and my hair. And I just heard my father Say to ...||1/19/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Milky Way||Here I am inside it looking there upon it||1/13/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDo you carrot all for me?||~anonymous Do you carrot all for me? My heart beets for you, With your turnip nose, And your radish face, You are a peach. If we cantaloupe, Lettuce marry; Weed make a swell ...||1/11/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Weather Feather||My brother studies wind and weather in his science class he said they have a weather feather that tells them if the wind is fast I wonder ...||1/8/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Elephant||by Hilaire Belloc When people call this beast to mind, They marvel more and more At such a little tail behind, So large trunk before.||1/4/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Penny Pincher||--||12/30/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMars Up Thars||--||12/29/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||Cleanhappy thought||by Robert Louis Stevenson||12/29/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
It's Great and Neat
This is a great podcast! This guy knows how to paint the pictures and I love the idea of the praying mantis, keep it up!