Children’s Poet Laureate Presents: I Like Old Clothes

Children’s Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman reads her collection I Like Old Clothes, playfully praising hand-me-downs: “‘You lived in East Bend, / Blue Sweater,’ I say. / ‘Just think, you are living / in my town today.’” 04:18

Children's Poet Laureate Presents

The Children's Poet Laureate Presents series features Mary Ann Hoberman, children's poet laureate, reading from her own work, as well as from favorite collections of classic children's poetry.


Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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