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Winky Blue

Time for a bit of nonsense! A tribute in verse to Winky Blue, who is going to keep me fit. I finally found the right ball in a two-dollar shop. It cost a bit more – $5, but it was … Continue reading

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Funny Bunny (SunWinks! 5 October 2014: Abstract Poetry)

  Lazy Daisy Crazy Maisy What a pair! Fair is fair In the prairie Little Bunny Quite a dummy Very funny Hopping madly Hop hop hop Lollipop Up and down Up and down The prairie green Up and down Until … Continue reading

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Tired, Tired is my Soul

  Tired, Tired is my soul No dream or goal Although the sky is bright The little cloud pure white The sun is warm This autumn morn Wake up, wake up The magpie sings Come on, I’ll cheer you up … Continue reading

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Kookaburra

On my neighbours’ rooftop Sydney Australia * Kookaburra sweet, you neither chirp nor tweet. Your laughter is much like mine, my cackle is much like thine. We are two sister souls, one clad in feathers, the other in clothes. * … Continue reading

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Dreams on my Pillow in Warm Sydney

In the middle of summer I’m dreaming of winter Of white landscapes And giant snowflakes On the frosted window Dreams on my pillow Tomorrow’s the day We’ll take out the sleigh Ride over valley and hill For sure we will … Continue reading

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Tug-of-love by Benita Kape

Kookaburra  Mindful Poetry Contest 2013 – Tercetonine Tug-of-love (a cranky and gobby dedication to my kids) Excited, I arrive in a city I love Abundant bird life, cooing dove And that pesky kookaburra, so rowdy and cranky. Google-oogle-oogle him; you will … Continue reading

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Sing a Song of Love when the Warlock Beckons -Tercetonine

Sing a Song of Love when the Warlock Beckons When my spirits sink too low The warlock’s on the prowl, I know His scheming dart could tear my soul apart Rejoice he does in his evil deed Spreading monstrous lies … Continue reading

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Just an Ordinary Garden – A Tercetonine

Just an Ordinary Garden – A Tercetonine If I were a garden junky My garden would look quite funky With flowers galore I could sell in a store Even so, in my garden many a flower grows All year round … Continue reading

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Cloud Gazing – A Tercetonine

Cloud Gazing – A Tercetonine On a sunny winter afternoon I strolled out of my cocoon Then pranced outside and upward glanced: There across the pale blue sky Woolly clouds are passing by And I watch their tale, as above … Continue reading

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My Holden Barina – Tercetonine

My Holden Barina – Tercetonine My Holden Barina rhymes with ballerina I’d write a terza rima to my Barina If only my muse would enthuse An Aussie car is what I like I’m so glad she’s not a bike My … Continue reading

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