Red bubble
yellow bubble
orange bubble blue

Pink bubble
purple bubble
rainbow bubble too

This bubble
big bubble
shiny and round

Float bubble
fly bubble
rise from the ground

Up bubble
up bubble
up so high

Go bubble
go bubble
gone –
bye bye!


from Hey, Little Bug! Poems for Little Creatures (Frances Lincoln, 2011), © James Carter 2011, used by permission of the author and the publisher