Tag Archives: rhyme

Holiday season…

The trouble with going away is the work That needs doing before you depart, Between all the jobs and the livestock and sons… You must take a deep breath and take heart. ‘Cause the freezer needs filling with ready-cooked meals … Continue reading

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The cat flap…

The guy who’d been to fit the thing Had really got it wrong… It didn’t even look too good Nor was it very strong. He’d charged a fortune for it After which we’d had to wrangle With cats who didn’t … Continue reading

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The small dog on the warpath…

Outside it is cold As the winter draws in, There’s ice in the bird bath And frost on the bin. The birds are all hungry, So tending their needs, I put out some fat balls With peanuts and seeds. The … Continue reading

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Earworm…

To the tune of ‘Nobody loves me…’ * Nobody wants me, Everyone ignores me, Can I get the writers to bite? Putting the requests out All about a guest shout… But there’s not a writer in sight * Promise I … Continue reading

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Guest author: Judy Martin – Meeting the neighbours

Hi Everyone, I am Judy from Edwina’s Episodes and I am thrilled and delighted to be writing a guest post here on Sue’s blog. One of the many things I love about blogging is the community that we belong to.  … Continue reading

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The flavour of revenge

You’ll have heard of the spider that got me in spring How it went for my foot in the car How it bit me five times With no reason nor rhyme Which was going a little too far. You’ll remember … Continue reading

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Optimist

Are you up to your eyeballs in thick, sticky mud Or a full-monty face pack that’s doing you good? Are you beating your head on the wall till you’re blue? If you beat hard enough then you might just break … Continue reading

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