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Rhythm 'n' Rhyme Showcase

Drinking by Woods on a Snowy Evening

Theres no more of that there refinery

Or dictation in dis poetry

 

That pretty stuff wit rhyming lines

Just cant keep up in these new times…innit?

 

Alleritiations all alone

Sniffling sadly sliding home

 

Onematopeia a dying bee,

Buzzing low defiantly

 

Haiku is gone now

Weary traveller lies down

Closes eyes and sleep

 

Wake weary dreamer

There is much work to do now

Tradition to keep.

 

By Carolann North

Rhythm 'n' Rhyme Showcase

Al Smyth - Reflections
Alice McGuiness - Each and Every One of Us
Anonymous - Trish and Jo on the Hugo Show
Anonymous - The Cat's Prayer
Anonymous - Radio Ulster Prayer
Anonymous - The Hairdresser's Prayer
Carolann North - Drinking by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Colin T Mercer - How I Start Each Day
Dan Eggs - Work
Daniel Egede - Work
Edward Robinson - Knackered
Emma Jones - The Storm
Emma Jones - Working
Geraldine McMullan - The Plumber's Daughter
Jean Vance - A Silent Cry
Jennifer M Frew - Serenity
Louise Mercer - Birds
Paul Jeffcutt - In Employment
Peter King - Rathlin
Neil Joseph Burns - On A Girl Trying to Maintain Her Dignity
Neil Joseph Burns - The Night Weaver
Sean Mullin - 3722
Steve Ormsby - To War, To Death
Vincent Marmion - At the Bar
Vincent Marmion - Overpowering
Vincent Marmion - The Party After the Funeral

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