Author Archives: RogerPovey

The Cats of Povey House

A Poem by Arthur. Beware the cats of the Povey household. That is what every young mouse is told. Speed of lightening, strength of thunder. I’ll tell you why in case you wonder.

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Protected: I’m a Leprechaun – A Rap by Arthur Povey – Aged 10

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Poetry – Elke Povey (and Ingrid) Aged 7

If you want to catch a mouse If you want to catch a mouse… in a big big house All you need, is to put some cheese on your knees And run away without the cheese Trip, trap, trip, trap, … Continue reading

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With a view to getting better

With a view to making myself healthy after the recent gum incident, and with increased pressure from Mrs C and Dr C, last night, having completed the godforsaken tax self-declaration, I decided to get fit….. I donned joggies, sweat-top and … Continue reading

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Protected: Amazon – A Poem By Arthur Povey – Aged 10

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Teeth, Petrol, Tesco, Barclays, The RAC and the NHS

It is 5.52 am on Sunday morning, and I am sitting here – still in agony with my teeth (or lack of). I thought I would record the night’s activities (and the lead up) so I can tell Clare when … Continue reading

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The baby Muntjac is beginning to grow up

The deer come back each night to eat the half ton of fruit Clare delivers to the garden straight from the shelves of Morrisons. Here are mummy and baby deer sharing some nuts and apples. I am only about 10 … Continue reading

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