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by solongleonard
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Karren B wrote:
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:50 am
I bow to your expertise.
If anyone can convince us that that was the perfect Haiku it surely must be you; if only on a technicality.

you have persuaded me you are right and have forced modesty where this is normally false modesty.
by solongleonard
Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

here's to V*agra that keeps up your... spirits and not some fools like Niagara fools here's to the death of this forum or againstum here's to the bastard who floods us with Lizst but his gigaBach is worse than his gigabyte and all we hear is Radio Lady Gaga and dementia is approaching and I simply d...
by solongleonard
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: 95 Leonard Cohen Emojis
Replies: 11
Views: 226

Re: 95 Leonard Cohen Emojis

Oh, sorry, I didn't realise that you made them, I thought you'd just found them online. :oops: In that case, well done, they're very cute! :-) Thanks! - Funny how relative a term like "well done" can be, isn't it? Kind of like the pictures your children draw and you put them on the refrigerator - b...
by solongleonard
Wed Nov 22, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

...here’s to the shampoo to the conditioner too Now, that brings back very fond memories of the shampoo and conditioner thread from awhile back (which began with a list, as I recall...). [Sorry for not being "poetic" in my response -- 'tis not my forte, I dare admit.] You surprise me as I imagined ...
by solongleonard
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:00 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: 95 Leonard Cohen Emojis
Replies: 11
Views: 226

Re: 95 Leonard Cohen Emojis

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by solongleonard
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

[ I know what you mean. I miss the beautiful sometimes thought provoking, and often funny words of some of the posters here, not to mention the numerous friends of yours that made many laugh and drove others mad. ;-) Forgive me for extending your poem but I felt it needed an ending. here's to the ne...
by solongleonard
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Probably your mind was entangled in Pope's "Essay on Criticism" For fools rush in where angels fear to tread Distrustful sense with modest caution speaks, It still looks home, and short excursions makes; But rattling nonsense in full volleys breaks, And, never shocked, and never turned aside. or I ...
by solongleonard
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

THe Angles tread

yes, that is so weird! Why did I write tread ? I think I had the image of them stepping on cloudy cloud type material.
by solongleonard
Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Angels fear to tread
out of pearly Bill Gates then
iCloud windows crash
by solongleonard
Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:43 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Recline on the bench decline park keeper’s offer and keep off the grass Thank you for playing, Karren. I remember when poetry flourished here and now the posts either die or are dier. The fresh faced may not get it and Old Geezers are past it. here's to the new who may not get what we do and the old...
by solongleonard
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

White bands and Black silk
Surprising cultural choice
but no colour Bar
by solongleonard
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:38 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Winter surprised you cross-eyed albino bluesmen should not smoke at night http://ultimateclassicrock.com/johnny-winter-facts-you-didnt-know/ I have thought about this short and soft and have unanimously agreed amongst myself that the haiku above is definitely probably the cleverest contribution for...
by solongleonard
Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:58 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: complete the poem.....(Haiku)
Replies: 57
Views: 9786

Re: complete the poem.....(Haiku)

Winter surprised you cross-eyed albino bluesmen should not smoke at night http://ultimateclassicrock.com/johnny-winter-facts-you-didnt-know/ I have thought about this short and soft and have unanimously agreed amongst myself that the haiku above is definitely probably the cleverest contribution for...
by solongleonard
Sat Nov 11, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: R.I.P. Andrew McGeever
Replies: 16
Views: 2386

Re: R.I.P. Andrew McGeever

Ah, how sad.I feel so sad

Michael
by solongleonard
Wed Nov 08, 2017 1:53 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: Listenin' to Williams do his 'reprise'
Replies: 13
Views: 304

Re: Listenin' to Williams do his 'reprise'

I was a big fan, especially his Road films with Bong

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