Dick King-Smith’s love for poetry

Published on Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Throughout his life, Dick loved to write poetry, and would often send humorous poems to his friends and family.
Here’s one he wrote about his friend Jo and Jo’s dog Ben…


  • Juliet King-Smith says:

    Jo was doing a charity walk (as the poem suggests). It may have been over Dartmoor – it mentions ‘tors’ – not too far from where Jo lives.

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