In Jack Prelutsky's book PIZZA, PIGS AND POETRY: HOW TO WRITE A POEM, he includes a list of 10 poemstarts. I think they are a fabulous way to loosen up, and for me, to get that wise adult out of my poems for children. Here's three to get us started... feel free to share your results in Comments!
Were sitting on the floor.
|This pic came up when I googled "Bandersnatch"|
(from JABBERWOCKY)...found here
It's hot upon my trail.
|"Tricycling Triceratops" found here|
Which I do not have yet,
copyright 2008 by Jack Prelutsky