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Violet heart By Violeta Milovanovic

Poetry for Modern Children
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Poetry for modern children is a book written for today's children who don't only face challenges such as peer pressure etc., but children who also come across stereotypes in our modern society and fad diets and so on.

To regain self esteem and be proud of who they are and where they come from has been my aim in writing. There are other playful poems that children at a more younger age can read.


Nay-omi, the girl next door.
She dances like a ballerina.
She knows how to hit the floor.
Well I'm known as the singer.
... Back to nay-omi
I heard she's in hospital.
If only she had told me.
How she stretches to become tall.
How she starves to become thin.
I would have given her my health book.
I should have noticed her pale skin.
I didn't real...
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