The Dirigible Balloon
Poetry for Children


Listen to Kev's poem ... read by JH
Dragon swish
Dragon swoop
Dragon fly a loop the loop
Dragon claw
Dragon bite
Dragon fire light up the night
Dragon snarl
Dragon roar
Dragon tired now
Dragon snore
Picture by Kev Payne
Picture by Kev Payne

About the Writer

Kev Payne

Kev grew up with a love of books, comics and cartoons which inspired him to draw. He loves bringing ideas to life and, as a former primary school teacher, has a keen interest in educational ideas. His first book, ‘B is for Blobfish’, was inspired when planning a science lesson and features a wide range of unusual and unloved animals. Alongside illustration, he writes stories, poems and creates animations and interactive games. He‘s also a town crier and 4th generation Punch and Judy man - Oyez! Oyez!