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09/25/2021 Buy rubbish and trash the planet 12 Burlesque
09/23/2021 heads that talk 8 Burlesque
09/14/2021 The benefits of Whittling 24 Light Verse
09/08/2021 What Covid has proved to me 43 Burlesque
09/04/2021 I think there is someone under your table 76 Light Verse
09/03/2021 Without fear or favour 48 Didactic
08/29/2021 Common ground 48 Didactic
08/29/2021 Two 31 Light Verse
08/27/2021 The Tip 81 Personification
08/26/2021 Paper trails 55 Burlesque
08/22/2021 Our local Vaccination Centre People 89 Didactic
08/15/2021 The introduction 88 Light Verse
08/13/2021 Knocking the stuffing out of resilience 30 Burlesque
08/10/2021 Joe in trouble with a bee 39 Personification
08/07/2021 Come on in 34 Light Verse
08/07/2021 An ode to Carolyn Helen Devonshire 51 Ode
08/03/2021 When we fail to appreciate words of wisdom 116 Didactic
07/27/2021 If you do not rock the boat 44 Didactic
07/24/2021 Fear can 59 Personification
07/23/2021 If you feel the need to smirk 108 Light Verse
07/22/2021 have book 26 Light Verse
07/20/2021 Red Tape and You 99 Burlesque
07/12/2021 Gluttons for punishment 96 Burlesque
07/04/2021 If 52 Didactic
07/02/2021 yet more truisms from down under 59 Light Verse
06/30/2021 More truisms from down under 43 Light Verse
06/28/2021 Truisms from Down Under 95 Light Verse
06/24/2021 Matariki A time for renewal 107 Personification
06/21/2021 Putting words in the mouth of others 72 Didactic
06/20/2021 Poetry in motion 65 Roundel
06/15/2021 Does she not know 38 Carpe Diem
06/14/2021 They both begin with I 81 Burlesque
06/12/2021 Love never travels alone 155 Personification
06/03/2021 There was a time 103 Burlesque
05/29/2021 What you need to know about New Zealand 67 Narrative
05/22/2021 Friendship Can 315 Personification
05/17/2021 The world is in trouble because 125 Burlesque
05/14/2021 ZERO CHANCES OF MAKING IT TO ZERO 102 Burlesque
05/10/2021 Spotting the alternatives 63 Burlesque
05/05/2021 NEED 98 Didactic
04/29/2021 The side effects of bitterness 121 Dramatic Verse
04/22/2021 The Accident 110 Burlesque
04/17/2021 Hope you get your eysight back soon 112 Didactic
04/09/2021 The grown up test 148 Carpe Diem
04/07/2021 family Ties 96 Didactic
04/02/2021 Showing all the signs of being Neanderthals 122 Burlesque
03/30/2021 In a moment of weakness 148 Burlesque
03/26/2021 Meeting Miracles Half Way 104 Didactic
03/24/2021 When money is a secondary consideration 115 Terza Rima
03/20/2021 The rise and fall of empires 132 Clerihew
03/07/2021 Its all about me and 176 Rhyme
02/27/2021 can I borrow your pliers 164 Burlesque
02/16/2021 The taste of freedom 144 Dramatic Verse
02/11/2021 Grandchildren last line of defence 182 Abecedarian
01/27/2021 Wisdom Tells Me 170 Bio
01/22/2021 Ode to spontaneity 177 Burlesque
01/18/2021 It may be inconvenient 149 Dramatic Verse
01/07/2021 What do you see when you visit the past 170 Epigram
12/26/2020 If Power Comes your way 172 Didactic
12/10/2020 A Mangoes and Bananas Christmas 156 Light Verse
12/03/2020 A Christmas view 196 Imagism
12/01/2020 can one 141 Monoku
11/27/2020 difficult to be 190 Pantoum
11/23/2020 One-person bands 254 Personification
11/21/2020 knowing is sometimes enough 190 Didactic
11/17/2020 Saying no now 124 Didactic
11/10/2020 The world is sicker than I thought 425 Dramatic Monologue
11/09/2020 If we look to each other 78 Didactic
11/06/2020 Enjoyment 92 Didactic
10/21/2020 the one that got away from the developers 79 Light Verse
10/08/2020 Guardian Angel or luck of the Irish 87 Light Verse
09/26/2020 I may be old 199 Light Verse
09/11/2020 The only facts I am sure of 109 Light Verse
09/04/2020 Hope renewed 97 Light Verse
09/03/2020 The best outcome is only possible when 81 Didactic
08/29/2020 I wish there were no fence between us 187 Free verse
08/27/2020 Get off your Hobby Horse 94 Light Verse
08/25/2020 The secret Life of 70 Light Verse
08/21/2020 STG 237 Light Verse
08/14/2020 Time for self assessment 151 Light Verse
08/05/2020 Pride in Wisdom 91 Didactic
08/01/2020 Fortunate or no 86 Bio
07/28/2020 In search of success and how to measure it 77 Free verse
07/27/2020 Only Two choices 98 Didactic
07/27/2020 Tear jerking moments 190 Dramatic Verse
07/21/2020 If you feel the love in their heart 57 Romanticism
07/19/2020 I have reduced my goals in life to just two 469 I do not know?
07/18/2020 Technology mad 104 Epigram
07/14/2020 Listen for the buts 90 Light Verse
07/08/2020 When all roads lead to Rome 134 Light Verse
07/08/2020 Those who don't overestimate their worth 111 Didactic
07/05/2020 And I will show you 134 Didactic
07/03/2020 Pay Tv have we got it wrong 111 Political Verse
06/29/2020 Is a vocation still a thing 105 Didactic
06/24/2020 I know a man with six legs 107 Light Verse
06/22/2020 Why do Planners for the future 85 Political Verse
06/20/2020 Opportunities to be useful happen every day 139 Didactic
06/19/2020 To put it in context 62 Didactic
06/11/2020 Can you smell the fear 496 Dramatic Monologue


Quote Left Wars are made possible because most only guard their front door. Quote Right
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Quote Left " The only person who can do a job exactly the way you do it, is yourself". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Choose logistics over statistics and put some meaning back into your life". Quote Right
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Quote Left "If we cannot even live with ourselves how can we expect to live in harmony with others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Confusing greed with hope is the greatest folly of them all". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Ethical behaviour is present in all true democracy's" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Wars only end when someone decides to bring out the pen". Quote Right
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Quote Left "The advantage of playing with words is that you never run out of them no matter how many you give to others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Life is about sorting the good from the bad and not being had" Quote Right
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Quote Left "You cannot pay people to care but they may care if they don't get paid" Quote Right
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