Post#700. Puzzles (Index)

Originally posted on The Bees Knees: Business Knowledge Network:
This page is an index for some of my favourite puzzles. Enjoy 🙂 When you send me an answer, please include the wording for the puzzle. Please read the instructions/rules at the bottom of this page. Puzzle index: #1. Arithmetical #2. Logical #3. Lateral thinking (thinking…

Beware of MLM (Multi-Level Marketing)

Companies selling through true MLM (Multi-Level Marketing) are legal. However some companies that claim to be MLM have questionable practices that may at least border on Pyramid Schemes. Pyramid schemes are illegal. My hypothetical example below, based on the Unicity MLM structure, shows that over 85% of the retail price of an MLM product may…

Fantail II

Fantail II Now rest in peace Jim, we are all right How blessed God’s best whim to fail your fight You are with Him, always in sight Memories dim, our thoughts stay bright Whene’er we see fantails aflight Brown grey feathers fantailed with white Twittering towards sunshine’s bright light Flittering forwards fearing the night. Alan…

Are Pingbacks working for you?

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Bring back my Pingbacks My Pingbacks lie over the ocean My Pingbacks lie over the sea My Pingbacks lie over the ocean Oh, bring back my Pingbacks to me… Bring back, bring back Oh, bring back my Pingbacks to me, to me Bring back, bring back Oh, bring…

Fantail

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Fantail Rest now Jim, we are all right ’Twas God’s whim to fail your fight You’re with Him, always in sight Memories dim, our thoughts stay bright Whene’er we see fantails aflight Brown grey feathers fantailed with white Twittering towards sunshine’s bright light Flittering forwards fearing the night.…

The Meaning of Easter

Originally posted on Alan's Ark:
Quartet At Easter please do not forget These three you see we owe more debt Holy Trinity All divinity Save yourself create a quartet Alan Grace 29 March 2018 Daily prompt: Quartet Turn! Turn! Turn! The Byrds To everything (turn, turn, turn) There is a season (turn, turn, turn)…

Dance facts

Originally posted on Alan's Ark:
Dance facts She would not interact or make eye contact It’s a true fact that two opposites attract There cannot be many Who’d live with a Jenny Exactly twenty-two years and that’s a fact Alan Grace 8 March 2018 Daily prompt: Fact Facts: Jenny and I met at a dance…

Sad loss

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Sad loss Why is my mind not at ease I do not like this disease They want to take away A free i-site a day I hate losing my freebies Alan Grace 3 February 2019 Have you noticed how many free (or nearly free) sites are disappearing? In…

Red bra (lost and found)

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Red bra (lost and found) Twinkle twinkle little star Wonder Jenny where you are Tempus fugit quick tick tock Up upon the cuckoo clock All you see is ruby bra Alan Grace 14 January 2019 In our previous home we used to sometimes drop clothes for washing from…

New year almost here. Do you need resources for your posts? Daily prompts automatically updated each day (or type in your own keyword)

New year almost here Will stay in grief near no relief Still I may sigh sheer disbelief New year’s dawning Morn tears mourning Ill till Daily Prompts clear the reef Alan Grace 30 December 2018 I hope my Daily prompt spreadsheet work in 2019. See: https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/2018/11/20/do-you-need-resources-for-your-posts-daily-prompts-automatically-updated-each-day-or-type-in-your-own-keyword/ Happy 2019 for you all. Daily prompts: Dec 30…

Merry Sexmas Dinner (3 versions of a poem- which version is your favourite?)

Merry Sexmas Dinner Christmas Menu by communal pool This is why most matriarchs rule Yule Close to the familial zoo Men half-hea[r]ted by barbeque Then we eat seated by [g]olden rule Alan Grace 24 December 2017 Which version do your prefer? Previous version: Merry Sexmas Dinner Christmas Menu by communal pool This is why most matriarchs…

Sad Announcement

Originally posted on Piper's Adventures:
? It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my husband William Pierce. As many of you know he was the author of the blog site Walk with God. He was the most kind, loving, generous man that I have ever known. Prayers are appreciated…

Crypto’s demise: Bitcoin drops 13% today to below $4850 (new 2018 low); Ripple below 50c; Ethereum below $150

Crypto’s demise He became more depressed than hysteric Through the floor from famed skies atmospheric Shame to new moon Same blamed buffoon Named crypto’s demise so esoteric Alan Grace 18 November 2018 Daily prompt: Nov 18 Atmospheric Update. See: https://www.grnewsletters.com/archive/coinmarketcap-newsletter/-Were-all-in-this-together-706173102.html?e=&u=hdLSW&s=x7c1qP Below $5K: Bitcoin Drops $500 to Set New 2018 Low – CoinDesk https://www.coindesk.com/below-5k-bitcoin-drops-500-on-day-to-set-new-2018-low 8 hours…

Our China Trip: Sinorama goes under; Too much China drama from Sinorama

More China drama from Sinorama For sure China trip in particular Pours my heart atrioventricular A poor Titanic blunder Sinorama down under Tours are no longer perpendicular Alan Grace 19 November 2018 Daily prompt: Nov 19 Particular Travel industry body ejected Sinorama NZ weeks before collapse … https://www.stuff.co.nz/…/travel-industry-body-ejected-sinorama-nz-weeks-before-col…  Oct 6, 2018 – Andrew Olsen, chief…

G L E N – R. I. P. (acrostics); Post 666

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G L E N  R. I. P. Glen though you are here no longer Left bereft deft end cleft sore heart E’er to cope fear heft grow stronger Ne’er hope dear memories depart Rest Glen best men young should not die In peace rest pray guests may walk…

New Background

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New Background Between twinkling stars I might lose track Seen multicoloured on background black Through glass I may faulty choice make* I might my direction mistake* Or make faulty technique headache* Way not found sound may need to backtrack Alan Grace 11 November 2018 * Choose at least…

Trump’s Swan song twenty eighteen theme kludge

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Trump’s Swan song twenty eighteen theme kludge Bizarre crumby Trump kludge we won’t misjudge By far not yummy like chocolate fudge The theme it ain’t quaint makes me faint Dream theme released hurly burly Not tested gingerly early Not entrancing no street dancing The Pres you cannot strut…

Swan song aka Twenty nineteen theme kludge I-IX

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Swan song aka Twenty nineteen theme kludge IX Bizarre crumby theme kludge we won’t misjudge By far not yummy like chocolate fudge The theme it ain’t quaint makes me faint Dream theme released hurly burly Not tested gingerly early Not entrancing no street dancing WordPress you cannot strut…

Twenty nineteen theme kludge II

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Twenty nineteen theme kludge II Bizarre crumby theme kludge we won’t misjudge By far not yummy like chocolate fudge A rotten egg A powder keg Budget twenty nineteen theme now is sludge Alan Grace 6 November 2017 ? Twenty nineteen theme Bizarre crumby theme kludge we won’t misjudge…

Twenty nineteen theme kludge

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Twenty nineteen theme Bizarre crumby theme kludge we won’t misjudge By far not yummy like chocolate fudge Without theme voting quite foxy No doubt dream floating by proxy Budget twenty nineteen theme site is sludge Alan Grace 5 November 2017 Daily Prompts: Nov 4 Proxy Nov 20 Sludge…

Halloween IV

Which version do you prefer? Halloween IV One weird dimmer night of Halloween Simmer werewolves, goblins, elves obscene Cruel parents’ unghoulish history Appeared instead foolish mystery And all feared tricks and treats awful mean In flight their nightmare grim Halloween Weird witches, werewolves, goblins obscene Cruel parents’ unghoulish history Appeared instead foolish mystery Awful scared…

Halloween II and III

Which version do you prefer? Halloween On the darkest night of Halloween Were weird witches and goblins obscene All grownups not ghoulish Appeared instead foolish And all feared tricks and treats awful mean Alan Grace 1 November 2017 Halloween II In their darkest night of Halloween Were weird witches and goblins obscene Cruel parents not…

Gutenberg iceberg

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
Gutenberg iceberg WordPress pray men enlighten Changeover bless blog brighten Stray Titanic iceberg [c]hill Overnight Gutenberg spill Version 5 may men frighten Alan Grace 22 October 2018 Daily Prompt: Oct 22 Enlighten Gutenberg is the new editor for use with WordPress 5. See: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/2018/07/30/when-will-wordpress-5-0-arrive/ https://make.wordpress.org/core/2018/10/19/whats-new-in-gutenberg-19th-october/ ? R.I.P. WordPress…

Daily Prompts automatic update

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
True genius Choose a new October date Sheet you prompt will calculate New spreadsheet thus True genius For you links too will update Alan Grace 5 October 2018 View the link below daily to see each day’ s prompt: Remember to view the online Excel spreadsheet. Press F9…

Do you have any interest in Daily prompts? An Acrostic

On May 24, WordPress announced that new Daily Prompts would cease at the end of the month 😦 See: https://dailypost.wordpress.com/2018/05/24/to-the-daily-post-community-thank-you/ Almost 500 comments were received expressing concern/ disappointment before comments were closed 😦 You may like to read the comments on the right of the post: https://dailypost.wordpress.com/2018/05/24/to-the-daily-post-community-thank-you/?_=1538511459262#comments You may like to look at my (recycled)…

Random post: Paul F. Lenzi

Paul’s blog and poems were very popular 🙂 Daily Prompt: Popular https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/2018/10/01/daily-prompt-for-monday-1-october-2018-popular/ https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/guest-pingbacks/   Paul’s family has asked how to get random posts of Paul’s poems. Click below for a random post from Paul’s blog: https://poesypluspolemics.com/?random Press the above link again (after you close the new window) to get another random post 🙂 Paul’s family…

An odd shape

Originally posted on Alan's Ark:
An odd shape I am not fit to fill a circle I will fill a square or triangle My mouth is agape My friend has a shape That both fit and will a circle fill Alan Grace 2 October 2017 Two more versions: I am not fit to fill…

Cryptocurrency urgency

Cryptocurrency urgency What is the current market urgency To cryptocurrency divergency The mantra’s liturgic The market’s allergic To cryptocurrency emergency Alan Grace 6 January 2018 Daily prompt: Sep 25 Planet Allergic What the Common People Choose aka The Cryptocurrency Poem ​Once upon a time ago, I had a vivid dream Where powers in the government…

The Courage to continue

Mais oui … continue Now how may we continue To inspire Tao within you Blessed you try Best do I Daily vows recontinue Alan Grace 17 September 2018 Previous version (which version do you prefer?): Mais oui … continue Now how may we continue To inspire posts within you Blessed you try Best do I…