Bye for now. 600th post- Don’t sit on the fence II

Don’t sit on the fence II No laws prompt flaws in my defence Because mostly it’s common sense Lord say that I should Pause posts not for good Sorry, pray not to cause offense Alan Grace 31 July 2018 Apology Poetry   This is my 600th post (including reblogs) since I started blogging last June….

Of fences

Originally posted on ….Bilocalalia….:
Another poem for Inez, inspired by Robert Frost’s “Mending Wall” I’ve made her a poetry star, she says, a woman excluded from her family portrait, now famous in a small circle. Good writers are good listeners, I say. Telling other people’s stories is a tricky business; even fictional figures may take offense.…

Fences

Originally posted on One Woman's Quest:
Look at us building fences pretending we have differences do we not hunger the same hunt in the same places do we not strive with equal intent build our nests with the same ferocity forgo passion to survive let us stop pretending let down these walls admit to…

Fence and other Daily Prompts for 26 Jun 2018

Please create a post based on the main prompt in the heading (first word). I will reblog your post (if your blog allows reblogs). Please create a pingback by putting a link to this post in your post 🙂 or paste a link to your post in a comment below this post 🙂 Look at…

Jun 29 Prompt: Tourist. Why is the city tourist angry? (an Acrostic)

Please write your own post with this prompt Jun 29 Tourist (usual way) so that your followers (and us) can share posts 🙂 It is almost a month since WordPress stopped new Daily Prompts. Please see: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/2018/05/31/open-letter-to-ben-huberman-wordpress-demise-of-daily-prompts/ Challenge (limit: about 100 words): Write your own short story or poem containing as many June prompts as you…

Daily Prompt: Help the elephants

Originally posted on Englepip's World:
? Would you put me in a zoo Because you think it’s safer Or for your entertainment ‘Cos I’m cute? Would you hem me in with fences? Take horizons from my eyes And the freedom that Your species seems to prize? No let me take my chances Feel the…

Alan’s Ark: Help; Guidelines; More Daily Prompts

Remember to read the list of prompt suggestions and guidelines further down this page 🙂 Daily Prompts are now updated automatically every day. 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/ You may like to view a slideshow of random posts (quicker version). Random post: You can also see a random post in the RANDOM POST menu or in the SIDEBAR…

World War III: Icarus Allsorts

Below is one of the few poems I enjoyed studying at school. I hope the poem helps launch you into an explosion of laughter. Icarus Allsorts – Roger McGough ‘A meteorite is reported to have landed in New England. No damage is said…’ A littlebit of heaven fell From out the sky one day It…

Neighbourly and social media

I do not have a great deal of interest in social media. My Facebook page is seldom updated and neither is my LinkedIn page. I have no interest in tweeting (Twitter) or most other social media websites. The exceptions are Neighbourly (see below under ‘Continue Reading’), and recently WordPress (here!). Why I do not recommend Neighbourly Update about…