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​The Parenting Roller-coaster

Parenting leaves you bleary eyed,
Dropping down a vertical slide,
You think this is it,
Covered in…. spit,
Just sit back and enjoy the ride.

By Paul Webster


Lake Oroville dam in more trouble. A Limerick.

Lake Oroville fills up again

Ten trillions more gallons of rain

Will the spillway give way?

It’s too early to say,

while permanent drought fears remain. 269 more words


Gu-Gu-Geoghegan — Chapter 2 of 32

“Now, here’s the man himself!”

Francie Ryan clapped a hand on Senán’s shoulder and led him past the deli counter towards the bread section, to where a slight figure dressed all in navy stood looking warily at the pair. 1,965 more words


​A Rhyme for Bedtime

You try your best to sleep,
But do not get a peep,
A child shares the bed,
A kick to the head,
Your sanity is hard to keep.

By Paul Webster


Limerick of the Slinger

There once was a child in a sling,
The bond was a beautiful thing,
Regardless if mum or dad,
Much love will still be had, 8 more words