Category Archives: Challenge

Wordle 433 — Writing Advice


The Sunday Whirl Story filling well, so don’t choke; Jump in, try to open with a joke; Then sin and fire, giving grounds to fly, With line for sexual hunger by and by. © December 2019 Colonialist

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Bad Acting in a Silly Naval Play


Wordle 426 Laugh while rue the draft as sham, Signal, ‘Shell craft’ going viral, Dense the sop from shallow ham, Acting in a shallow spiral. © October 2019 Colonialist 

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Terminological Inexactitude Friday.


The Fibbing Friday questions and answers for today: 1 Why was Eric the Red called Eric the Red? 2 Why did Christopher Columbus sail west? 3 Who were the Vikings? 4What is a scullery maid? 5 What is a dumb … Continue reading

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Creation of the Monster – Wordle 419 & 420


              Devour as sensual steam can envelop: From scrawny body let tiredness die  in room; Scream for pill to let changes exotic develop, Scratch, to be safe, an act to burrow to doom; Justice may … Continue reading

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Double Wordle Non- and Little-sense


              1) Absolute Nonsense Sham lift you spray at dawn, Then shimmy down to wrap; Fit choke, call shell on lawn; In corner, scar in gap. 2) Unsuccessful Car Repairs Fit  sham part you … Continue reading

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Growing in Cuteness; Childhood Misconceptions


Hearing a rendition of the Afrikaans song Jan Pierewiet, taken from the call of a bird known as the bokmakirie (the bokmakierie, Telophorus zeylonus, is a bushshrike). recently reminded me of the false impressions I originally had of the words … Continue reading

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Communion Wordle; e-mails Absurdle


        No rain; humility will grow; God still listen, only seven round communion plate? Priest sits, old stories to let know — A string of wisdom to change where lies your fate? Though internet would stay, My … Continue reading

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