Snippets

Random thoughts, sayings and picture verses, some in rhyme, some not, with extracts from my poetry thrown in.

 
“Far better to question than to simply believe,
For a questioning mind is so hard to deceive.”

From “Echoes”

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If I can prompt a thought, or maybe a smile,
Then it makes my writing all worthwhile,

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“Take not the hand
Away from me
That writes my verse,
That sets me free….”

From “Take Not the Hand”

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TPOTG Sailing Boat Verse 01

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“..To weigh or not to weigh?
Now that is the question,…”

From “Scales – There’s No Justice”

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TPOTG Irrational Rules 01

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Standing at our door
Watching fallow deer graze,
Not needing man made
To amuse and amaze.

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A hot day is on its way,
Doors closed against the heat,
I’ll just delay all my plans,
Keep calm, admit defeat.

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So often I stumble
over words
and need to catch myself
before I fall
and break something.

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“..What will you do when you’ve killed the last one?
Exterminated by your human greed..”

From “Have You Killed a Rhino Today”

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“In this age of information
There’s a knowledge starvation…”

From “Echoes”

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“Why flies? Why me?
Aren’t there other attractions?
All I wanted was five minutes
Without any distractions….”

From “Fly”

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