Twitter poetry 2021: Week 27

My blogger-poet-friend Ingrid inspired me to create a Twitter account and start writing #APoemADay, which I began on January 1, 2021. This week, I posted a recent series of 7 schuttelreims on Twitter for my daily poetry challenge. A schuttelreim is a two-line poem, which employs a spoonerism that makes sense. They are deceptively difficult... and they produce very… Continue reading Twitter poetry 2021: Week 27

Crow, or: Pigeon

A schuttelreim Though it struck puss a smidgen pudgy... He thought the crow stout pigeon smudgy The above crow-themed schuttelreim was inspired by Kerfe's comment on an earlier schuttelreim I wrote, which went as follows: The beast stole forward, creeping slow Soon puss would feast on sleeping crow Kerfe's response was: A crow? I’m not… Continue reading Crow, or: Pigeon