The Dirigible Balloon
Poetry for Children


I am a seed-sower
A weed-hoer
A leaf-blower
A plant-grower
A lawn-mower
A garden-goer
A horticultural show show-er
A put-seeds-with-generous-spacings-in-a-neat-row-rower
A to-er and fro-er
A comer and goer
I am a seed-sower

About the Writer

Rob Walton

Scunthorpe-born Rob Walton is a writer, performer and part-time primary school teacher who now lives with his family in Whitley Bay. He writes poetry and short fiction for children and adults. His poetry for children has been published by Bennison Books, Bloomsbury, The Dirigible Balloon, Dreich, The Emma Press, Frances Lincoln, Macmillan, Tyger Tyger and others.