Monthly Archives: August 2014

Phrasing-hell in Scotland

Two funny peeps on a trip to Scotland produce a list of phrases. Worth a laugh. photo of “Essential Edinburgh” sign taken through the hand blown glass window of a pub on Rose Street. Phrasing-hell in Scotland by Dawn Anderson … Continue reading

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Funny Scottish words

I love Scotland…the people, the sites, the history, and the language. Here’s a little ditty I wrote about a few of the Scottish words that made me grin. Enjoy. Funny Scottish words Cullen skink didn’t stink unless smoked haddock chowder … Continue reading

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Poem / Poetry – “A Sheepish Grin”

Had a fun picnic in Oban, Scotland near an old castle ruin. This is a great account of the picnic and our castle experience. Be ready to giggle.

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Eddie

My first time in Scotland. A week in Edinburgh. Great city. Here’s the poem: Eddie Edinburgh city of happy lilts and kilts, of plump haggis with buttery mashed tatties and earthy turn-neeps. The pubs polished wood firelights where the weather … Continue reading

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Birthday thoughts and wishes for Mom from abroad

Birthday thoughts and wishes for Mom from abroad The Scottish sea breeze wafts in the window of this friendly B&B on Mom’s birthday. I hear the passers by with their expressive accents laughing gaily enjoying today one of the remaining … Continue reading

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Peeling the spoiling fruit

Writing poetry is a way to answer the questions you have of yourself. This poem started as a wondering why i was feeling closed and distant and irritated. The process of writing the poem was a noodling out of the … Continue reading

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The moon ain’t no pizza pie

A poem that comments on health, nutrition and romance all couched around the moon…Dawn must be in an interesting mood. Read on my dears… The moon ain’t no pizza pie Super moon fat on green smoothies shining in his perigee … Continue reading

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