Category Archives: Comic Verse

Some Unsolicited Advice Concerning Baby Books by Laura MacDonald

It’s time I showcased another one of the poems that has been submitted to TAPP. This one has been written by Laura MacDonald from Canada. I took the liberty of providing the above doodle to accompany Laura’s words. Hopefully she … Continue reading

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…and relax…

commuting daily – getting stressed out to the max get home of an evening …and relax… working like a dog – earning wages, paying tax thank god for the weekend …and relax… working in the garden, cutting trees down with … Continue reading

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Mute Point

You whine, you moan, complain and groan, on & on, a cyclic whinging drone. I listen patiently – what a glutton. But how I wish you had a mute button.

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Gold Digger

half his age and nearly twice his height pretty as a picture but none too bright   he loves her open arms (and legs) – his “tart” spread-eagled on his sports-car’s bonnet   she likes him for his open mind … Continue reading

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Mosquito

Announcing your arrival in a high-pitch buzzing-tone. As a tactic for survival, you’re seldom on your own.   Red lumps display where you have been. Often felt, though rarely seen.   But if I catch a glimpse of you, my … Continue reading

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Insomnia

 I don’t care what the experts say, sleep is such elusive prey, except when I’m at work. But hey… …can’t sleep at night, so I crash in the day.  

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Closing Time by Max Scratchmann

    It’s about time I showcased one of the poems that has been submitted to TAPP by the multi-talented performance poet, writer, illustrator (and occasional reader of this here blog) Max Scratchmann. So here it is :     … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou – RIP

OK, I’m a bit behind with my reading of the news. To be honest, I tend not to bother these days, as I’m a little tired of the negative spin that the media tend to put on things. But, occasionally … Continue reading

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Hip-Hop Was To Blame After All’ by Mr.B The Gentleman Rhymer

Hip-Hop is a genre of music that I’ve never really been able to get into. Which in some ways frustrates me, as a self-confessed lover of rhyme. So, I’ve decided, to share with you today, a work by of one … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle?

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve had a long break from my blogging/publishing efforts. This was mainly due to illness and other pressing family matters, blah, blah, blah – I’ll save you the sob story… But I’m now … Continue reading

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