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Charles Ghigna - Father Goose®

is a poet and author of more than 100 award-winning books

from Random House, Disney-Hyperion, Scholastic, Abrams,

Simon & Schuster, Charlesbridge, Capstone and other publishers.

He is a former poetry editor of the English Journal and nationally

syndicated feature writer for Tribune Media Services.

Picket Fence - the Couplet as Metaphor

Picket Fence

Around the summer house it stands
Like rows of children holding hands.

©Charles Ghigna


Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...

What a wonderful metaphor! Sometimes simple is best.

LInda Baie said...

Making memories inside that fence, too. Lovely to read & see!

Joy said...

The cottage painted sunshine yellow
like it's owner, a happy fellow.

Thanks for the fun.

Violet N. said...

Well, isn't this clever! It sounds like a good challenge to take up.

Liz Steinglass said...

Perfect. It makes me think of paper dolls.

Mary Lee said...

Yup. True that!