Category Archives: Humour

Last post for a lost post; CUP EXCLUSIVE!


I had a post that wouldn’t post, It said it had, but lied — Has WordPress given up the ghost, Or just my blog that’s died?       Advertisements

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ANTI BLOGGING ANTAGONISTS


Today I flitted round a lot (With fixing things, not like a bat!) And now and then, when tired I got Or found that I had lost the plot, I stopped and had a chat. Or played the piano for … Continue reading

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Prompt, but Wrong Directions and Late Arrival; Sad!


  Day 23 (Repeat, on correct prompt!)   Do you know what I did gone and doned for the 23rd? I repeated the prompt for 2017! All the while I was thinking, ‘But surely we did something like this last … Continue reading

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‘PROGRESSIVE’ MODERN MUSIC


  Wordle 340 No honey theme; crescendo follows gravity; Blood-shattering blues set teeth on edges; Bare discords rattle with depravity, And birds electrify so they fall off ledges. © February 2018 Colonialist.

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Treatment of wounds from fights with cockroaches.


Lately I do seem to be injured rather a lot.  I fall over things, or walk into sharp things, or use dangerous tools with insufficient caution. I have been so careful not to fall off things, like my ever-expanding jungle … Continue reading

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Really Awful Bird Spotting


It has been some time since I have used one of my Really Awful Owler ‘Rufus’ cartoons to end a post. Just to be different, here’s one that begins the post. Actually, it ends it, too. In fact, it IS … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Really Awful Presents and Labels.


Merry Christmas, everyone! This has been a hectic time indeed, with the family only returning from Cape Town on Friday morning and a houseguest arriving from Germany that afternoon. We have been the hosts this year for our traditional Xmas … Continue reading

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