A little book of poetry
with warmth on every page,
a rhyming place most notably,
made for the modern age.
A cheerful cosy happy book,
that smiles right back at you.
A knowing, friendly chat about
the year we’ve all been through.
A whimsical reflection
on the madness of these times,
but mostly just a book containing
A book of uplifting and thought-provoking rhyming verse from Sheffield poet David A Thornton. A Handful of Poetry Seedlings (Signed, first edition) contains 80 poems covering an eclectic range of topics from love and loneliness, to climbing trees, building a garden in the bathtub, reaching the top of everything and exploring country lanes during lockdown. 150 pages, printed in black and white with colour cover. Size 148mm x 210mm. Click on the small images below the main picture to view sample pages.UK DISTRIBUTION ONLY.
What people say about David’s Poems:
“Your poems are so uplifting when there’s darkness. A ray of hope and sunshine thank you so much for sharing your talent” (Ann Fitton)
“What a great talent, to be able to write such wonderful words to inspire everyone, especially at this time. Keep up the good work”. (Carol Morris)
“Love these poems. So talented. Brightens my day no end. Thank you” (Chris Gair)
“POEMS TO LIFT THE SPIRITS AND LIGHTEN THE HEART” (Maggs Barr)
“Very well written witty and comical poems. Great reading, very entertaining and part of life’s tribulations” (Francis Powell)
“Modern day truths set in poetry great way to express ourselves!” (Amanda Delaney Smith)