Sunday, January 3, 2021

Doggeral House Cleaning

Every few months, I have to sweep up the doggerel from the left side of my notebooks and put it out on the street for pick up. 

Tyrant Times

Stalin’s poetry
makes for a sad science
and sirens in the distance

Excuse me, are these two related?

On the trek
he ran amok

This golden ager
had golden anger

Tongue Twister Take Out

General Chow's Kung Pow
for Hong Kong
Compound

Dream Fragment

Under the sound of the old moon
they seemed taller then

 

Rated D

Defiant deviant's defacement denuded damsels


Match Making Challenge

Love tyrant
meets
hermit fanatic
oh what a ride
 

Fall Ride

November sun
reveals ancient ground
On the drive home
shadow bars
picket my path
  

English Mystery Solved?

Alice in Wonderland listened to the Walrus
John Lennon admitted later, in song,
that it was Paul.


Not that Bard College

I enrolled in Shakespeare’s School of Night
 

The psychiatrist and the sculptor faced off: 

Mental nudity vs. metal nudity


Baby's First Poetic Rhyme Scheme

What Ed said
Was in Ted’s head
and what Ned read.

Writing Prompt: Father Time and Mother Nature on a blind date