TES Young Poet of the Week
THE PORPOISE OF LIFE
The propoise of life. according. to the law of porpoises
and looking like
a disused vacuum cleaner. dragged unwillingly
under the stairs.
Ruth Yates, aged 9, receives Two's Company by Jackie Kay (Blackie Children's Books). Submitted by Cliff Yates of Maharishi School, Lancs, who receives a set of Poetry Society posters. For Poetry Society events, ring 0171 240 2133. Please send poems to Kate Clanchy, The TES, Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield, London E1 9XY