Airtight Case "Ah, PC Keen, you have a customer for me I see." "Yes I do Sarge... and a unique one, I believe." Sergeant Hopkins stopped his writing and looked over the top of his glasses at the young PC, who was dripping on to the floor of the custody suite, holding a large suitcase… Continue reading #Blogbattle: Airtight Case
I haven't done a Rhyme post for a long time so I thought I'd have a go today. For inspiration I thought I'd take a look around at some other contemporary poetry and, as I am logged in to WordPress, read some other writers efforts. One thing I have learned is that poetry is often… Continue reading Sometimes I Rhymes: O’er Gates
Here we go again. It seems like only about four days ago since I last attempted a Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge. That time I actually provided two amusing haikus (There's a red line indicating that my 'pluralisation' isn't right... Haikis? nope... Haiks.... no... Haikuses? ... no... Is the plural of haiku just haiku then? Research… Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge No.243
Welcome to Just the Facts, a column where I am your curator of some little snippets of information that you may reliably tell other people are true because you read them on the internet. This week I am going for a highly topical subject as I just read it on the internet myself minutes ago.… Continue reading Just the Facts: Unbelievable but strangely more true than normal edition.
As a gift straight from my heart, what could be more romantic than a bespoke and specially crafted verse made just for Mrs Bryntin on Valentines Day? Even better, to have it ready a whole day before it's given? And, as a bonus, it won't cost me the price of a card and a meal… Continue reading Silly SOD for Valentines Day
I have a confession. Often I log in to WordPress and I just take a screenshot of the Suggestion of the Day words, intending to use them to construct a Silly SOD rhyme, perhaps later on that day. Then I forget about it completely. Today is different. Today I've logged in and there they are… Continue reading Silly SOD Verses: Tasty
This week's Ronovan Writes prompt words are 'Sugar' and 'Bitter'.I've decided to take you through my process in writing a haiku for this challenge, if only so that the haiku itself isn't revealed in the summary on the WordPress reader and then there's no reason to visit the site, thus robbing me of a possible… Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge No.239