Tag Archives: doggerel

6-word-Saturday

Small walk on the wild side I haven’t been walking much lately, but as summer has finally put its head round the door, the least I could do was go out and welcome it.  The grassy path earns its name, … Continue reading

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PART OF THE FAMILY

for Octpowrimo, day 26, where the prompt is to write about family, or a family member We were eating lunch one day in the kitchen – as you do, when round the door a head appears – won’t you come … Continue reading

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A Really Awful Poem

  Doggerel is delicious I wrote that once before Kids love the rhyme and rhythm that real poets deplore. Umpty umpty diddle me ree like nursery rhymes that make you see the silly side of life. For a really awful … Continue reading

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On Poetry

Doggerel is delicious but only lasts a second while proper poetry lasts forever. The dVerse prompt to write a poem about poetry  was an invitation to indulge myself.  I have written dozens of poems about poetry, which my tutors told … Continue reading

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