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It’s balderdash…

At the BrewNSpew Cafe today.
Joining the Poetry Challenge
using this week’s word
balderdash

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Some folks like to blabber
They’re all nonsense and blather
Hold your temper and don’t be rash
It’s all crazy poppycock and balderdash
Listen to them with a smile that is sunny
The truth is they are just full of blarney

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Eugenia invites you to the BrewNSpew Cafe and challenges you to write a poem using the word balderdash.

 

 

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In Other Words, poor…

In Other Words

Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word poor
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Here is my story this week.
It’s based on a childhood memory I have of my brother.

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Get your butt in the house this minute, young man! I’ve had it with your shenanigans and now you’re going to pay a pretty price for the mess you made.

I’m sorry but I can’t pay a pretty price because I don’t have any money. I am not a man, Mommy. I am just a poor little boy.

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In Other Words, wave…

In Other Words

Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word wave
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My 5 lines this week,

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There was a Yankee who left Cleveland
With a quick snappy wave of the hand
Never once looking back
Now from a southern shack
Greets Y’all saying ain’t life simply grand

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In Other Words, mirror…

In Other Words

Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word mirror
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Here is my 5 line story this week;

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People say when you look in the mirror it reflects who you are.  She knows that isn’t true because when she looks in the mirror there is a reflection of a rather short pudgy old woman with bad posture, grey hair, and wrinkles. That may be what others see if they look at her; which most often these days they don’t. The mirror may reflect what others see but it only reflects the outer. Yes, she knows she is old but she sees the truth in the mirror and she is still beautiful.