“Modern day truths set in poetry, a great way to express ourselves!”

“Very well written witty and comical poems. Great reading, very entertaining and part of life’s tribulations”

“Gentle hints and reminders of daily life and loves

David A Thornton began thinking up rhyming poems and short stories to keep his little sister quiet on long car journeys over 45 years ago. In 2018 he started to publish his rhyming poems and stories on social media and now has thousands of followers who share and comment on his work. 

David A Thornton

He lives on the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District with his wife Jo and PK the cat, who starred in some of his early poems. 



Christine Blout (Facebook) “I just love these poems ,sometimes they make me sad other times they make me want to sing and then there are times when they really lift my heart up. Such beautiful words expressed with true feelings”.