Monthly Archives: April 2011

FOOD FOR THOUGHT – PPD QUIZ


I think I may know a couple, and I’ll wing the rest, even though I suspect Pink Polka Dot is swearing at us a lot …   1        What type of meat is traditionally used in a Cacciatore stew? I … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFULLY UNEXPECTED


I’m inclined to feel dejected side view wants the unexpected – Should I be the person who Sneaks behind and yells out ‘Boo!’? Or perhaps what I should do Is insert something that Indubitably Simply doesn’t scan or rhyme at … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL WEE RHYME


Isn’t it the stuff of farce When you get a silly a*se Who says songs of hate he sings Some sort of tradition brings?  This exponent of deep thought Has his image brought to naught By his followers who wee Like … Continue reading

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MOMMY MURDERED A QUEEN


Following up on my post on royalty, I have remembered the occasion when my mother, a singer and musician of note (hahaha) sang by Royal Command before Queen Alexandra (yes, it was WAY back – Mom was born in 1900 … Continue reading

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ROYAL FAIRY TALE


I am a British Royalist. I was brought up to be one, in the days after the Second World War when my parents venerated King George and Queen Elizabeth for stepping into the breech, for all they had done during the … Continue reading

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COMPLETED NOVEL; WRITING RATE


Yesterday I completed my current novel Forest Circle Quest, after having it sit for a couple of years at 30 000 words and then adding another 6 000 last year.  However, my blogging break has stood me in good stead, … Continue reading

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COLOURFUL COMMENT, RIDDING WRITING, AND RIGHT RIDING


side view theme: Colours The colours on a jockey’s shirt Help put him in his place, But colours cause a lot of hurt In other sorts of race, And those who differentiate – Quite colouring their thought – Should race … Continue reading

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