Category Archives: Wordle

Orange Meant, to a Degree


Graduation Each tassel in line As speakers, fine, Love and honour the mortar-board — Sign, like a drum, of bouquet now scored From work; and orange hood Interprets just how good! (Wordle 299) © May 2017 Colonialist

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Primitive Family Fuel


(Wordle 298) Snapped branch, born ash, ash again, Where smoke-spirits origins show; From lit limb stories rain — Thin rings from cave that radiates glow. © May 2017 Colonialist

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Esoteric Wordle on Life, Universes and Everything


For Wordle 297, some simple linking of the words in order given produces a piece which could be total nonsense … or a deeply profound thought. It all hinges (as with so much poetry) on how widely the imagination is … Continue reading

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Salvaging Live Ammunition, and in Bad Taste


Another Wordle (294) I missed, and I like the picture it created in my mind and the one (with the help of Wiki and Paint) I then created here.  I managed to add fewest possible words, but had to juggle a bit to … Continue reading

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A Really Awful Stay


  For Wordle 296 (a tough one to do in order and in rhyme — I’ve added far more than my usual tally of words). Thrum of the rig as stay snaps at the deck; Disaster is courted off Florida … Continue reading

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Really Awful Self-seeking Politicians, Wordled


            Place of shame, while follow those base Who rise with eyes on gain; Kiss, near primal garden, disgrace, And reach the nation’s pain. — Adding one less extra word than the given dozen. — (Refers to … Continue reading

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Camping Reunion: Wordle 292


Sweet touch many months unknown   Adds sunshine — stew and cask of red — Fire’s velvety smoke is blown In foothills; long that here we wed. In Wordle 292, in my quest to use all words in order, rhyming, scanning, and … Continue reading

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