Designed in 1943, this classic spring toy is popular with children and adults all over the world. It stretches, snaps back, and makes a "slinky" sound. Ages 5 and up.
Martha Kaplan is a Pushcart nominated poet living in Madison Wisconsin. Her poems have appeared in Branch Redd Review, Blue Unicorn, Möbius the Poetry Magazine, Verse Wisconsin, Hummingbird, and Hospital Drive and others. She has written for Feminist Collections: A Quarterly of Women's Studies Resources.