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Hay and Hell and Booligal

By Andrew Barton “Banjo” Paterson

“You come and see me, boys,” he
“You’ll find a welcome and a bed
And whisky any time you call; 334 more words


On the Ning Nang Nong

By Spike Milligan

On the Ning Nang Nong
Where the Cows go Bong!
and the monkeys all say BOO!
There’s a Nong Nang Ning
Where the trees go Ping! 61 more words



Have you seen her

The one for whom I’ve been searching?

The one for whom I have trekked miles?

Have walked miles with my only source of light fireflies… 226 more words


On Children

Your children are not your children.
They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.
They come through you but not from you, 150 more words


Because I Could Not Stop For Death

Because I could not stop for Death,
He kindly stopped for me;
The carriage held but just ourselves
And Immortality.

We slowly drove, he knew no haste, 61 more words


WordPress Poetry Spotlight (PART 1)

I find it funny that when I started this blog it was mostly for my art and I only posted some old poems for something to share and keep my blog active, but suddenly (inspired by the many great poets I have found here) my love of poetry was renewed and I found myself writing poetry even faster than when I was younger.  133 more words