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Mighty Marbles Poem  

By R. Renée Bembry


Marbles come in many shiny colors and sizes; plus they have all kinds of intricate decorations from solids, to crystals, to swirls. Some marble games have been around for centuries while others have sprung up in recent times. Finding a place to play marbles should coincide with the type of marble game players have in mind. Some outdoor marble games, with the proper setup, can be played indoors as well. This marble poem talks about the beauty marbles possess as well as how much enjoyment they bring their owners.


Mighty Marbles Poem

Smooth between your fingers

Cool atop your palms

Examining their beauty

Makes you relaxed and calm

Formed from fevered sand glass


These glistening little spheres


Sparkle when you roll em


Like crystal chandeliers



Wrap em with your pointer


Curving strong and tight


Shoot em with your thumbnail


Flicking keratin might


Playing games with marbles

Is never-ending fun

On rainy days and Mondays

Beneath bright burning suns


Spread about in circles


Etched deep in dirty dirt


Colorizing ground like


Polka dots speck shirts


Crystal clears and solids


Spiraled cores galore


Sing along the wood when


Marbles spin cross a floor

They jiggle in your pocket

Bust out from paper bags

Oh when you store your marbles

Watch out for things that crack!


© R. Renée Bembry



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How to Play Marbles

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Learning how to play marbles can be

loads of fun and there are many good

things to say about playing marbles.

First of all, the little round spheres

are fascinating to look at. They are shiny,

colorful, and full of unique patterns.

Secondly, marbles feel cool and smooth

in your hand and when you hold two

or more simultaneously you can

make them jingle. Thirdly, marbles

are fun to collect. You can get special

collection stands to hold and display

them. Fourthly, there are so many

variations in ways to play marbles

kids can play marbles for hours

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Antique Marble Collecting

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The colorful 5/16 to 2 ½

inch light catching glass or stone

spheres are awe-inspiring.

They’re great for game-play

gently if you must and

for showcasing.

When buying antique marbles,

whether as a one time deal, or

to begin a collection, the first

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