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Marathon Man (I hanka for a decent Tanka)

Marathon Man Morning; I awake with stiffness in my lank legs. Yesterdays long run has taken its toll on my ungrateful, ageing body.         I love running and in fact my first blog (now defunct) was dedicated … Continue reading

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Writing a good limerick is a slick trick

Most people have heard a limerick or know one or two off pat, whether smutty or otherwise. I believe the limerick as a poetic form is much maligned.  Misinformed, some think it’s easy to write a limerick. I say misinformed, … Continue reading

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