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HUMOROUS VERSES AND STORIES

I thought you would find it interesting to read some poems and stories about

North West England

Let me know if there are others I should include


From Candlelight to Laser Beam
This is a lovely story written by Marian Varley who died in 1998 when she was 86. It is the story of her life and family in Leigh, Lancashire. I am sure anybody brought up in Lancashire will enjoy it, and anyone living in other parts of the World would find it interesting to learn what life was like in Lancashire all those years ago. I found it on a website and printed it off so I could read it at my leisure but the link stopped working so I have done a link to the text I had
Joys of Being a Parent

I don't know who wrote this but I am sure they won't mind if I share it with you. Being a Mum myself, it certainly made me smile, even though my children are grown up now
   
Mike's Monologues

Read some of the dialect poems by Mike Dempsey. 

Wigan Dialect

A Collection of Lancashire Dialect Poems from the Wigan area.
   
The Lanky Definitive Article

Lancashire Dialect poems - learn some dialect words
 

Wrinkles

I am sure anyone over their half century like me will have a chuckle. I must admit that little old lady follows me around all the time.

   
Poetry, roots music, Lancashire culture, humour.
Site by Steve Morris 

Eawr Problem

A Lancashire dialect poem written by Roy Smith about Hoghton Folk Dance

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