Monthly Archives: April 2014

Wordless Wednesday – Six Today Plus Nearly Three


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.)  © Colonialist April 2014 (WordPress)

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Parting is such really awful sorrow; rather a permanent wave.


©(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) And, fittingly, the last NaPoWriMo prompt calls for a goodbye poem. I … Continue reading

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Following Instructions Really Awfully


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) Following the following the following (sorry, I got stuck) twenty simple instructions is … Continue reading

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Mac-attack and A News Report is Really Awful Poetry


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) A News Report is Really Awful Poetry The NaPoWriMo theme today Is … Continue reading

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118 Really Awful Words Tell a Picture


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) This time the NaPoWriMo prompt calls for a poem written from a … Continue reading

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Curt, Really Awfully


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) NaPoWriMo, with increasing sadism, prompts the invention of a curtal (meaning cropped) … Continue reading

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Not a Punny Rhyming Poem, but Really Awful


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) NaPoWriMo says ‘…for our (optional) prompt. Anaphora is a literary term for … Continue reading

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