Category Archives: Poetry

What can reading poetry do for you?

Study of Brain Activation by Poetry and Prose Last November I read an interesting article that pointed at some research, which I’m glad to say indicated that science is finally catching up with the stuff that we poets (I include … Continue reading

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Announcement

Following the death of a close family member, I’m putting my blogging and publishing projects on-hold temporarily and until further notice. I apologize to all of you whose poems I’ve shortlisted for inclusion in 21st Century Verse. This book will … Continue reading

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All Said & Done – Anniversary Post

All Said & Done is 2 years old today!! To celebrate, both the Kindle & print versions will be reduced in price on Amazon for the next 7 Days! So get-in quick and grab a bargain. The rest of this … Continue reading

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Office-Fever (a parody of Sea-Fever by John Masefield)

I must get back to my desk again, this lunchtime has flown by, And all I ask is that if I’m late, I won’t catch the boss’s eye; And if I’m ill and white as a sail with limbs and … Continue reading

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The – Spanish Slug – Invasion

My garden once was green and lush. Until on mass there came a mush of leaf munching slimy things. Vegetation annihilating thugs…  …an invasion of Spanish Slugs.   I’ve tried to stop them but I can’t. They’ve decimated every plant. … Continue reading

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That Guy At The Bar by Trinity Nicholas

That Guy At The Bar by Trinity Nicholas Johnny, that joker, is delusional. He made himself up a life. He shut the door on reality and on six kids and a wife. He harps about funky adventures and love stories … Continue reading

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Parody – Mondays Child

Monday’s child will slap your face, Tuesday’s child is a disgrace, Wednesday’s child stamps on your toe, Thursday’s child just won’t go, Friday’s child is most unforgiving, Saturday’s child won’t work for a living, And as for the child that’s … Continue reading

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A funny poem about facebook

I post on my wall when I’m Happy. I post on my wall when I’m sad. I post on my wall for no reason at all, and upload snaps of food I’ve just had. I’m ever so popular on facebook. … Continue reading

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An Ode To Your Nightie

Flimsy, flouncy little nightie Which doth cling e’er so tightly To your pendulous, saggy tits And your smelly hairy bits Keeping all just out of sight Through the hours of the night Covering things so unsightly Thank god for that … Continue reading

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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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