Bravado

Donʼt talk to me of superstition It puts my actions ʻon conditionʼ Silly to be so restrained All is lost and nothing gained. Surely life is hard enough Without this hocus pocus stuff! Lead your life as if your own Donʼt believe in, some old crone, Questioning your common sense Fate is there without pretence […]

Political electioneering

We are becoming submerged in a cacophony of news, Each day the avalanche continues, many vibrant views, Often exaggerated to whet our appetite With opinions, unrelated to what is wrong or right. No time for thoughtful discussion, of what really should be done Before another deluge falls, the politics re-spun Heads must roll, to say […]

Political electioneering

We are becoming submerged in a cacophony of news, Each day the avalanche continues, many vibrant views, Often exaggerated to whet our appetite With opinions, unrelated to what is wrong or right. No time for thoughtful discussion, of what really should be done Before another deluge falls, the politics re-spun Heads must roll, to say […]

Birthdays

If depressed by your age Remember the sage Who by numeric twist Would thereby insist That at year Twenty-one The age of great fun A mathematical quirk Commences to work Stopping further addition From then to perdition. He said “Double your age, Then add an ‘0’ Divide by your age, C’mon,don’t be slow! Now add […]