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

Rob Walton is a writer, performer and teacher from Scunthorpe who lives in Whitley Bay, where he writes poetry and fiction for children and adults. His poetry for children has been published by The Toy Press, Tyger Tyger, Parakeet and The Dirigible Balloon, and features in anthologies from Macmillan, Bloomsbury, The Emma Press and others.