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The Forum Poem
« on: October 02, 2005, 01:41:17 pm »
Ok folks lets try a little literary game here.

The poem will consist of 4 line verses with the last words of each second line ryhming i.e.

Mary had a little lamb
Its fleice was white as SNOW
And everywhere that mary went
the lamb was sure to GO

Now the way the game will work is that i will start off the first 2 lines then the next to post will create their own rhyming lines, then start off the next verse with two lines e.g.

POST 1 (me) Mary had a little lamb
                   it had a wooden head

POST 2 (person a)  Instead of following mary
                            the lamb went to the pub instead

                            It bought a lot of whisky
                            and drank it by the gallon

POST 3 (person b)  It stagered outside to have a wee
                            then wandered into a salon

                            it got a manicure and a trim
                            to be with the latest fashion

etc etc and so on. The poem can form a story or just use your imaginations and we shall see where it leads. Just a few rules here please make sure that your last word can be ryhmed because that will just stop the entire thread. And no making up words just becasue you cant think of a ryhme for the previous post. And the same person can't post twice in a row. Apart from that the standard forum rules aply

ok then the start of The Great Forum Poem:


I was walking down a shaded lane
A tune whistling from my lips


FATE DOESN'T HANG ON A WRONG OR RIGHT CHOICE, FORTUNE DEPENDS ON THE TONE OF THE VOICE

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2005, 01:51:43 pm »
When a Rabbit came across my path,
Between its mouth a bag of chips.

A Rabbit with a bag of Lays,
it is an uncommon sight to see.
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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2005, 02:35:15 pm »
but i was walking in the bushes
and i really had to

*take* a trip to sweden
i could get there from the dock...
I have been told
not by one but two of my lovers
that I've got a heart of gold
but I'm unable to share it with others
They call me a poet who'll never have a poem
a tiger with no taste for bone
I'm the wonderful wonderful wizard who's waltzing alone

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #3 on: October 03, 2005, 05:07:14 pm »
And in the distance I saw leng's
Avatar, and it knocked off my socks

But, in time there will be,
Something worth recounting

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2005, 05:53:56 pm »
Like the purple turtle,
who works in accounting.

The world opened up,
and out thrust gold and silver

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2005, 07:15:21 pm »
And all those words that do not rhyme
Remind me of quicksilver

You spin me right round, baby
Right round, like a record

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #6 on: October 04, 2005, 08:16:12 pm »
I was playing Diablo
and saved the Deckard

but then I died, so I cried
"omg nerfed underpowered"
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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #7 on: October 05, 2005, 04:50:33 am »
Then I hot the soap
and shampoo and showered.

I dried myself off,
my towel was purple.

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2005, 05:54:23 pm »
My pancakes are now ready
Please pass the  Maple Syruple

I'm swimming at the beach now
In black volcanic sand

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #9 on: October 20, 2005, 03:04:25 pm »
I stopped along the boardwalk
at a taco stand.

"One taco," I said gladly,
"A taco if you will,"


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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #10 on: October 20, 2005, 05:30:32 pm »
I'll eat it while I stand here
but give my mom the bill

I saw a red ballon
float across the sky

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #11 on: October 20, 2005, 07:20:55 pm »
And then the thought occurred to me:
I must learn to fly.

So I built myself some wings of wax,
and covered them in feathers (made of orange *evil grin*)


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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #12 on: October 21, 2005, 10:16:23 am »
And strapped them to an British hovel
With a piece of leather (on the door 'inge *pass the gin*)

To fly and wonder is a thought
You shouldn't oft consider

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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #13 on: October 27, 2005, 07:33:07 pm »
"The miasma of angst," and so I wonder:
Why are goths such terrible poets?
It has nothing to do with flying, true,
but that's art for you.
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Re: The Forum Poem
« Reply #14 on: December 01, 2005, 06:24:55 am »
The art was very colorful
And one was oh so true

the picture of a butterfly
with wings of speckled gold