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    Art Talk with 2016 Poetry Out Loud National Champion Ahkei Togun
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    Interview with POL 2015 Champ Maeva Ordaz
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    Catch up with 2013 Champ Langston Ward
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    Video of 2015 Champ Maeva Ordaz at the National Storytelling Festival
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Ann  Taylor

Ann Taylor

Ann Taylor was born in England. She is best known for her work on children’s poems and stories with her sister, Jane, author of such well known poems as “The Star” (more easily recognized as lyrics for the nursery rhyme, “Twinkle, Twinkle Little

The Star
by Ann Taylor

TWINKLE, twinkle, little star,
How I wonder what you are !
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky.

When the blazing sun is gone,
When he nothing shines upon,
Then you show your little light,