Tag Archives: Poem

CCC211: Trevor’s Day Out

Trevor was a fisherman’s tractor He lived on the shore by the sea But Trevor’s boss was heading inland So Trevor begged him, please take me. Away from the sea there were no waves With no boat to pull up … Continue reading

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Heaven

I love to stop And who would not For a five-minute browse Forgetting the time As I scan the spines Selecting at random With exquisite abandon That will carry me over Till my next stop At the Bibliopole’s shop 39 … Continue reading

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CCC210: Plenty Entities

If you go down to the woods today You’d best beware of the fay Though the fay aren’t the worst Trolls rate as first Trolls will break that table and chairs Pixies, now, to reach them would take them years … Continue reading

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CCC207: In Tractor Hell

My love is gone Where can he be? He’s not in the barn where he used to be Nor yet in the fields, that I can see He’d been coughing and choking Not sounding well I do hope he’s not … Continue reading

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CCC206: Poor Polly No-Drawers

Poor Polly No-Drawers couldn’t keep a thread on Every cloth, large or small, she’d shed Her coat Her jacket Her dress Her shoes Her socks Her vest And yes, even her drawers We found her hat on a signpost and … Continue reading

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Indominable Spirits

OMG! Halloween! Trick and Treat! You should see the kids in our street Their costumes aglow Gothic and ragged The local dogs hide The cats go scat For these indominable spirits Are truly running amok 35 words written for Sammi’s … Continue reading

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Dancing Naked in the Rain

It’s an image unforgettable Of an action non-regrettable I would do it again Given the chance And the pouring rain In which to dance Adding to the taste of romance Cheek to cheek Breast to chest Thigh to thigh Public … Continue reading

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CCC203: In Memory of General Henstead

In honour of the hero of the Hundred Wars General Henstead Courageous, fearless Nerves of steel Reputed heartless

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CCC197: Into the West

Intent on a rest The radiant Lady rode into the West The faithful river beneath her white mare Flowed slowly to meet her If they met, I wonder where

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The Courtier

Wow! Is this guy the king or is he the king Strutting his stuff in a lazuli ruff Flashing his colours, outshining all others His strident screech with piercing reach Crest held erect In every detail this guy is correct … Continue reading

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