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)…

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

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
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

Originally posted on Share Your Best Posts:
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…

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…

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…

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…

Perplexed II

Perplexed II Vexed by hypertext we read perplexed We worry wonder what will work next Tipped Low flown down under Crypto blown asunder Are these currencies bizarrely hexed Alan Grace 14 September 2018   Perplexed Crypto memes perplexed vexation Screams woe eternal damnation Themes tho all success Dreams no falls I guess Seems show small…

Gimme cake V

Gimme cake V Oh so famine stop grow feast Hope tho crypto drop lo ceased May jaywalk to sidewalk Pray baulk at new snide talk Fork me cake to eat at least Alan Grace 11 September 2018   Gimme cake IV Oh what a famine or feast Show me cake to eat at least Don’t…

Rainbow Warrior III visits Auckland

Rainbow Warrior Rainbow Warrior’s wonder won’t cease Blown up down under by French caprice Despised disguised spies Unwise sky high lies Lo please help save the world with Greenpeace Alan Grace 13 September 2018 I share my posts in the Thumbnailed Group. https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/guest-pingbacks/   https://www.facebook.com/events/2178119679129764/ https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2018/09/greenpeace-rainbow-warrior-iii-arriving-in-auckland-as-part-of-making-oil-history-tour.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinking_of_the_Rainbow_Warrior http://www.nuclearfreenz30.org.nz/the-bombing-of-the-rainbow-warrior/ https://www.ship-technology.com/projects/rainbow-warrior/

Crypto diet: Chinese fried rice

Crypto diet: Chinese fried rice True you may jaywalk to sidewalk Baulk or fall for all new snide talk Why do prices entice Sly try to buy it twice Chinese diet rice and fried pork Alan Grace 9 September 2018   I don’t think the Canadian $20 Bitcoin Bucket can be paid for with this…

9-11 (an acrostic)

9-11 (an acrostic) Up there so many souls sent to heaven No fear tomorrow whole sorrow deaden In total reduction Twin tower destruction E‘er remember September 11 Alan Grace 11 September 2018 Previous version below. Which version do you prefer? 9-11 Ever so many souls sent to heaven Never tomorrow whole sorrow deaden Twin tower…

Gimme cake IV

Gimme cake IV Oh what a famine or feast Show me cake to eat at least Don’t let it drop Lo a great plop Hope crypto flip-flop deceased Alan Grace 10 September 2018 Plop Plop Poetry Gimme cake III Oh what a famine or feast Hope that crypto drop has ceased Don’t jaywalk to sidewalk…

Gimme cake III

Gimme cake III Oh what a famine or feast Hope that crypto drop has ceased Don’t jaywalk to sidewalk Forgive all the snide talk Give me cake to eat at least Alan Grace 10 September 2018 Sidewalk Sidewalk Poetry Gimme cake II Oh what a famine or feast Now that daily prompts have ceased Lo…

Why Bitcoin Dropped over 10% in one hour on 6 September

Stay away Don’t buy any cryptocurrency please Over nigh nineteen hundred currencies Wonder why her wallet went One red day shed ten percent Stay away dead these keep thy head at ease Alan Grace 8 September 2018 Why Bitcoin Dropped over 10% in one hour on 6 September Over the past two days, the valuation…

Lovely Melody

Lovely Melody Love lyrics should deliver S[c]end penned orgasmic shiver Real feeling divine Up and down my spine Friend rend my heart aquiver Alan Grace 3 September 2018 Shivers, enjoy this great melody 🙂 Sep 1 Shiver Shiver Shiver Poetry Sep 2 Melody Melody Melody Poetry https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/guest-pingbacks/ I share my posts on the new Thumbnailed…

The AAAmazing Phoenix

The AAAmazing Phoenix There are always reasons For a Phoenix all seasons I simmer in summer I augment in autumn’s stir Then one winter In a northern November hemisphere I retire -I cannot remember where- My heart’s afire With gnarls and gnashes And fiery flashes In December I turn I burn In my fire My…

A glorious song: Amazing Grace

Originally posted on Alan's Ark:
My name is Alan Grace. Our family has always liked Amazing Grace not only because of our family name. This song is part of the reason for the name of this blog. We think this song is glorious. Amazing Grace was written by a former slave trader John Newton..…

Poor Peter

Originally posted on Her Writing Haven:
He came to her With eyes sparkling bright It was half past two In the middle of the night He was grinning wide From ear to ear And had a message for her That was crystal clear She winked at him Then went back to sleep He was left…

How?

Originally posted on CONNECTED:
From trying to figure how he always knows, it started with the snake, and the embarrassment from which Adam and Eve arose. The defilement isn’t his control but from his temptation bitten by those. ?

Fake fitness

Fake fitness True your cake you will eat Eschew mistake to cheat I’m new expert witness To your break of fitness You’ll still fake fat[e] defeat Alan Grace 27 August 2018 Aug 26 Witness Witness Witness Poetry Aug 27 Mistake Mistake Mistake Poetry Aug 28 Cheat Cheat Cheat Poetry Aug 29 Expert Expert Expert Poetry…

Random post: Paul F. Lenzi

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 can copy and paste this into a new post or simply Click the Reblog…

Conclusions

Originally posted on Her Writing Haven:
There’s truth to be found In the most unlikely places Small hidden kernels In the most improbable spaces And to find these concealed realities Often makes our heads spin An aha kind of moment Lets loose from deep within And it’s sort of freeing When at last we conceive…

Growth

Originally posted on CONNECTED:
Growth This excellent gift I received has brought growth into my recovery.  These records will produce days of celebration, days to learn my difficulties, and to grow from them.  For some, this sound small, but for me, this is big!  The photo has been taken with my Canon PowerShot ELPH130IS on…

New moon muse

New moon muse Eclipse ghost surface Praise expert witness Maybe carry Apology Mistake obvious Alan Grace 20 August 2018 I share my posts on the new Thumbnailed Group. How many of August’s Recycled Daily Prompts can you fit into a post? Apology Muse Praise Maybe Surface Carry Ghost Moon Obvious Witness Mistake Expert Eclipse I…

Foresight/ Four Sites

Foresight Why nigh jeopardize Thy eyes’ bright sight wise Trust well hard truth Dwell quell marred youth You must not tell lies Alan Grace 19 August 2018 Eyes Poetry Youth Poetry Jeopardize Poetry I share my posts on the new Thumbnailed Group. This site is part I of a quartet (quadrilogy/ tetralogy) of sites: Share…

A [night]mere ghost post?

A [night]mere ghost post? Will I thy host be mere ghost Till WordPress 5’s here almost Please be my guest Posts liked there best Toast live share your foremost post Alan Grace 18 August 2018 Ghost Poetry I share my posts on the new Thumbnailed Group. You can also share your favourite posts on my…

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….

Dramatic exit

Dramatic exit I’m not dogmatically static Or fanatically erratic I’ll plan an exit Better than Brexit Bereft exit stage left dramatic Alan Grace 31 July 2018 Dramatic Poetry   You can still share your favourite posts on my site. Your post does not need to have a prompt. See: https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/guest-pingbacks/ [The above line shares the…