Tag Archives: satire

The Really Awful Mannerisms in ‘New York School’ Poetry


(Translate; Vertaal; Vertalen; Traduire; Übersetzung: μετάφραση: Tradução: Перевод; Traducción: )———-> (Click on Sidebar items on right for translations, to play Colonialist compositions, or to visit his writings etc.) Today’s NaPoWriMo prompt is to write a “New York School” poem: New … Continue reading

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Really Awful Holy Mackerel


    Now once there was a mackerel, Of ancestry had lots; Her name goes way, way back – Carol – MacCarol shows she’s Scots.  She wondered what there was entailed When at the end came ‘FIN’, And how the … Continue reading

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REALLY MOST AWFULLY PERFECT WOMEN


Yes women are a handy sort of thing to have around Although the right ones are a little thin upon the ground  They mustn’t be the slightest trace of the complaining sort But able to keep coming all the beers while you … Continue reading

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The Blogger You Award.


     Thank you, Ivor Knievel Skeem, for nominating me for this award.  I feel deeply honoured and chuffed and flattered and chirpy about it.  The rules are that I have to thank the nominator.  Done.  Then I have to … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL FLAMING LOGIC IN TRAIN


Commuters in Umlazi get Put under lots of strains, And to express displeasure set Alight offending trains.  A bunch of this lot’s breth’ren stole Some cable from the track Which sends the signals up the pole Until it gets put … Continue reading

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A REALLY AWFULLY TYPICAL POLITICIAN


Amos Keeto buzzing round, Sticking nose In where he didn’t ought; Ever whining, it is found, And that shows That he’s a nasty sort  Always wants to bleed you dry He is such A sneaky parasite, And that is the … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL REVOLUTION


I’m going to take the government And yank them from their seats, And then set every one of them At cleaning up the streets; For those of them who demonstrate They have a few more brains, I’ll set tasks more … Continue reading

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