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    Take A Walk Poetry Contest Winner 
 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: September 2, 2019      Views: 159

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I am English. I love writing and reading poetry, it is my passion. I have published on Amazon "Dolly's Poems", and I am always looking to improve and learn from others. I look forward to reading your work, kind regards Dolly x

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"Erasmus Darwin House" by Dolly'sPoems


I walked the path Erasmus took,
the visit shook my bone,
for standing in his little nook
were books he used to own.
A place he wrote in perfect rhyme,
grew roses, herbs like parsley, thyme
this eighteenth century was fine,
oh how the time has flown!

I strolled around the gardens there,
as I could share his life
he was a scientist, he dared,
to care for all in strife.
This man was keen to learn and see
inventions to help you and me,
the visit to his home was free
where history is rife.

 

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Erasmus Darwin House is a stones throw away from my home and I have visited many times. The garden is small and quaint and as soon as you enter you can smell the herbs and roses. Erasmus was a doctor, inventor, published poet, scientist and botanist. The house is filled with his inventions and books he wrote.

His unique house is in a perfect location, opposite Lichfield Cathedral and is open to the public completely free of charge. Erasmus Darwin was the grandfather of Charles Darwin.

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