On 14 January 1644, one Thomas Herbert of the City of York gave:
‘to the Corporation of Marchantes … the somme of Thirtye poundes, to the End that there shall be a Sermon yearely before the Company att Michaellmas Courte’. 371 more words
Bonjour, Mes Amis. Welcome to Poetry Friday at Alphabet Soup!
Please help yourself to tea and croissants. The pain au chocolat is especially good — is there a better way to greet the day than with buttery, flaky pastry wrapped around a decadent piece of deep dark chocolate? 420 more words
Joy Acey (of Poetry for Kids fame) has issued a challenge to write your own riddle-poem. You can see the challenge here: http://poetryforkidsjoy.blogspot.com/2014/09/riddle-poem.html#comment-form
I wrote several food-riddle poems a few years ago, but I’m going to post a fresh one below. 71 more words