Valerie Worth

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Valerie Worth Bahlke (October 29, 1933 - July 31, 1994) was a poet and author of children's books who wrote under her maiden name, Valerie Worth.
Valerie Worth was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, where her father taught biology at Swarthmore College. In 1947 the family moved to Tampa, Florida for four ye ...

Valerie Worth Poems

1.
Grass

Grass on the lawn
says nothing:
Clipped, empty,
...

2.
Dog

Under a maple tree
the dog lies down,
Lolls his limp
...

3.
Fireworks

First
A far thud
Then the rocket
...

Valerie Worth Comments

anonymous 23 October 2018

she is dead! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

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nevaeh 24 October 2018

shut up and read the got poems

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anonymous 14 October 2021

stop

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valerie 27 September 2018

i am studying her in class

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worth 05 October 2021

same

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Audriana 18 October 2021

I love her poems

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salair 18 October 2021

wow

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khairi 15 October 2021

valerie i like your poem it was so cool and calm

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anonymous 14 October 2021

Yes I she is serenity.c now shut up

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serenity.c 14 October 2021

Yes she is dead by cancer death cancer I am a kid and yet I know

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