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A LAMENT FOR RHYME

On the absence of rhyme during the reading window

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Guest — Annie Fisher
The only poems I can write are brainless rhyming ditties, And if you lot don't like them then I'm sorry, it's tough titties! Sorr... Read More
Sunday, 20 December 2015 11:37
Guest — Nell Nelson
I nearly SAID 'All comments on this blog' should be rhymed. So this one was well-timed. ;-)
Sunday, 20 December 2015 11:42
Guest — George Simmers
Thanks for the honourable mention, Nell. You state the would-be rhymer's problem well. Though in Italian, most words rhyme with m... Read More
Sunday, 20 December 2015 14:20
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WHAT'S WRONG WITH POETRY REVIEWS IS . . .

. . . evidently a LOT. So far as we know, no-one has yet selected "because of the wonderful reviews" as their top reason for purchasing a poetry magazine.

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I don't know if the reviews are ever my top reason, but they're a significant factor for me which deciding which mags to get. Onli... Read More
Sunday, 20 February 2011 12:42
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"metaphorical domain"----just mushy-vacant enough to intrigue. But as for the rest "to-be-avoided" terms, well and aptly banished... Read More
Sunday, 20 February 2011 14:41
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Vaguely Vogue I believe that at a certain age beige is a shade one should avoid. Navy’s smart in town and for the country nothi... Read More
Sunday, 20 February 2011 17:41
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