The Dirigible Balloon
Poetry for Children

A Short Poem About Climate Change

Listen to A.F. Harrold read his poem ...
A robin redbreast
in a cage
made William Blake
rant and rage.

I dread to think
what Bill would say
if he knew what we do
to them today.

About the Writer

AF Harrold

A.F. Harrold is an author, poet and performer who regularly shows off the odd things he does with words on stage and page. His latest poetry collection is a collaboration with renowned picture book creator Mini Grey, called The Book of Not Entirely Useful Advice. You can find him at