Monthly Archives: April 2015

Add New Post on Old Screen – No More Beep Beep Boop


(Click on appropriate section of sidebar on right for translations, writings, compositions, awards and special series.) Does Beep Beep Boop drive you dilly?  Did you always go back to the older version until the option to do so on the page below … Continue reading

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A Really Awful Drawcard for Getting Rid of Seven Unwanted Politicians.


(Click on appropriate section of sidebar on right for translations, writings, compositions, awards and special series.) The challenge for NaPoWriMo Day Twenty Three was to draw a card at random,  free-write for five minutes, and then compose a poem (a … Continue reading

Posted in Challenge, Humorous rhyme, NaPoWriMo, Really Awful Rhyme, Satire | Tagged , , , | 14 Comments

Ritual Slaughter and Sacrifices – Constitutional and Legislative Amendment Needed.


(Disturbing images are included.) In April and May each year, now, there comes a sudden upsurge of interest in these posts: Slaughter in the Suburbs and Ritual Slaughter as a Spectacle These slate the malpractices of ritual killing and sacrifice, … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Twenty Two – Pastoral – Really Awful and Maybe Not


NaPoWriMo Day Twenty Two has a challenge to write a ‘Pastoral’ poem.  Always one for saving labour, I thought I could just use three of mine I happen to have in stock … Green Wheatfields (semi-serious) Green wheatfields rippling joyously in … Continue reading

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Poem from Snippets from Baa Baa Black Belt


Hey – I have to rush.  Five minutes to lights-out! The NaPoWriMo Day 21  challenge is to take snippets out of a page of something to make a poem.  I grabbed a random page of my Baa Baa Black Belt fantasy, and … Continue reading

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Really Awful Knoll Ledge


(Click on appropriate section of sidebar on right for translations, writings, compositions, awards and special series.) For NaPoWriMo Day Twenty – prompt to write about what you know. (Written in another blackout on laptop plus a rechargeable light.) In climbing … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Challenge, NaPoWriMo, Poems, Really Awful Rhyme, Rhyme | Tagged , , , , | 18 Comments

Really Awfully Difficult Poetic Form.


  (Click on appropriate section of sidebar on right for translations, writings, compositions, awards and special series.)   I started a landay yesterday for NaPoWriMo Day 19, but then came a power cut.  I hadn’t been watching the clock, so I … Continue reading

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