Monthly Archives: July 2017

Haiku challenge

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Haiku heat and confused challenge http://wp.me/p4yEva-9Fs Sweating in this heat Dazed, confused, a sticky mess Summer here at last 29/07/17 Phil lister haiku challenge

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Urban Poetry: “Swaying Flowers”

In this daily haiku, “Swaying Flowers”. Watching flowers and branches move to a warm breeze lulls me into a place. It is like an aphrodisiac of white noise and silence at the same time. Somehow it slows my heartbeat and … Continue reading

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Learning — Haiku out of africa

unbeknown to us ~ art teaches us about love ~ teaches us to share ©Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa via Learning — Haiku out of africa

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 4, Scene 1

— 4.1 — Face, now dressed as Lungs, opened the door, let in Sir Epicure Mammon, and said, “Sir, you have come here at the absolute best time.” “Where’s your master?” Sir Epicure Mammon asked. “He is now preparing for … Continue reading

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 3, Scene 5

— 3.5 — Subtle, disguised as and wearing the costume of a Priest of Fairy, entered the room. He was carrying a strip of cloth.       Using a feigned voice, Subtle asked, “Has her grace’s cousin come yet?” Captain Face said, … Continue reading

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 3, Scene 4

— 3.4 — Dapper entered the room. Face, who was dressed like a Captain, said to him, “Oh, sir, you are welcome. The Doctor is inside working for you. I have had to take many pains to persuade him to … Continue reading

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 3, Scene 3

— 3.3 — Face, wearing the Captain’s uniform, came inside. Subtle asked him, “How are you now? Did you get a good prize? Did you get a good profit?” “Good pox!” Face complained. “Yonder costive cheater — Surly — never … Continue reading

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