The Terrible Poetry Contest.

It’s time for Chel Owen’s Terrible Poetry Competition. Details and rules here

Last week it was won by Geoff Le Pard. He get to pick the theme and type of poem. So he has decided on the Topic of embarrassment, written as a pantoum.

The pantoum is a poem of any length, composed of four-line stanzas in which the second and fourth lines of each stanza serve as the first and third lines of the next stanza. The last line of a pantoum is often the same as the first.”

Photo by Anna Shvets from Pexels.

Here is my long remembered embarrassing moment.


There I was petrified
By the radiator refusing to budge
Poor little me only five
I had wet my knickers

By the radiator refusing to budge
The Nuns cajoled my peers nudged
I had wet my kickers
My dress was marked my face was red.

The Nuns cajoled my peers nudged
I stood firm I would not budge
My dress was marked my face was red.
I was ashamed, wished I was dead

I stood firm I would not budge
Until sister Josephine pulled me away.
I was ashamed, wished I was dead .
The embarrassment lives on still in my head!

Until Sister Josephine pulled me away
I thought that I could cope
The embarrassment lives on inside my head .
There I was petrified.

A Love Song from February 1932 and new prompt: A Very Random Challenge ~ Love Is In Da Blog 2022

Bee is being as demanding as ever! A Love song from February 1932.

I chose a beautiful, well I think it’s beautiful, song .

Night and Day” is a popular song by Cole Porter that was written for the 1932 musical Gay Divorce. It is perhaps Porter’s most popular contribution to the Great American Songbook and has been recorded by dozens of musicians.

I’ve chosen a clip from the above film because it’s just wonderful and I love Fred and Ginger!

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The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Feb. 5, 2022

Badge by Shelley Krupa..

Its Saturday morning and time for LindaGHill’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt. Linda has decreed :

“Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “page.” Use it as a noun or a verb. Have fun!”

© Sue Vincent

Pages of my life.

My life is like an empty page
Karma can fill it with joy or rage
Writing the stories it may like
Then sticks my page upon a spike.
Or fills my page with rainbow colour
Paint me there sister, wife or mother.
The finger of fate writes on my page
It can make me a fool or a sage.

© willowdot21


This is part of LindaGHill’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday.

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