Tag Archives: Poetry/Songs

Poems or Songs in any genre (although normally comedic).

Digging a Grave in the Sky (Blackguards and Plaster Saints)

This is the wrong category to find the Noblegarden egg silly!

‘Verse: Blackguards and Plaster Saints
Length/Rating: 100 words, PG, Gen
Pairings/Warnings: None
Summary: Prompt from LiveJournal’s community drabbles 30 Days of Drabbles: Day 26 Prompts: Song/Poem: Fugue of Death by Paul Celan.

There’s an arc in the sky, a thin grey line,
That’s all that’s left of me and mine. Continue reading Digging a Grave in the Sky (Blackguards and Plaster Saints)

Throwdowns With Bears (or: A Muse, Three Ways)

Silly Muse

Bear in his infinite whimsy declared that there should be a writing challenge this Wednesday (well today actually), in which the following words must be used.

Juicy, Vain, Star, Hidden, Shaft, Slender, Torch

Since my Muses are prone to whimsy themselves I came up with three responses… Continue reading Throwdowns With Bears (or: A Muse, Three Ways)

Daily Snippits: Poetry/Songs


Stone Soup
Splitting hairs and splitting atoms,
You play Eve and I’ll play Adam,
Boil the water, splice the genes,
A Stone* is all soup ever needs.

Can’t you hear the planet yearning?
Time to start those homefires burning!
Pass the salt and pass the carbon,
We’ll bake until the cell walls harden.

[Because random songs are what Friday’s need. *nods solemnly]
[* where Stone = values of 2001 obelisk]