Monthly Archives: September 2014

(Inadvertently untitled) Of cool pix, editing and Elgar.


Something which caused me great sorrow was when my Nikon Coolpix, bought on a visit to the UK, suddenly started featuring pubs … er, bars … across every picture.  I was particularly fond of it because of the extreme battery … Continue reading

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Mainly from Oz these Really Awful Creatures Woz


PUN ALERT!* If pandas emanate from  panda-monium, And panderingly sing with  a euphonium, Emus-ingly, while emus  emu-late them too In voices that would truly  make a kanga rue The hearing of it; how, then,  could Koala Bear To ko-al’a way … Continue reading

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Liver Bit Dangerously – a Really Awful Laugh!


  When hyenas near to a river Do a ‘Stand and de-liver’, then, To tear your guts and eat your liver, They’d be acting as highwaymen?   After that, if thirst overcame them – Salty livers for this one would … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL IRISH CATS


A cat is a creature with pins on its paws; A rather nice set of sharp fangs in its jaws;   You make them disjointed,   Responses are pointed – You pause with the jaws and the claws as the … Continue reading

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Welsh Rabbit!


Spring has sprung, and grass is rizzy – With mowers we will soon be bizzy? This picture is to say Rabbit – but this month I’ll do it in Welsh. ‘Aha!’ I hear you cry triumphantly.  ‘That isn’t “rabbit”, it’s … Continue reading

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