Big Brain & Soul

Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of natureFriedrich Nietzsche Inflate I commune with my soulMore with my becoming ageAnd revel in the sheer rarityTo tweak my internal gauge The end of daysspent by the poolMy soul diesI'm going back to school In Indian mythology, autumn is considered to be the … Continue reading Big Brain & Soul

Picky & Particular

Koala bear, koala bearLounging in a treeHappy and lazyAs a koala should be Soaking up the sunLeaves in his bellyThen comes laughinglaughing in his tree He raises his head and shoutsKnowing who it would bebugger off mister kookaburraThis gum tree belongs to me Don't pick your noseDon't pick your nosedon't pickdon't pickDon't pick your noseCos … Continue reading Picky & Particular

dot the i’s and cross the t’s

Some rules are ridiculous,more troublethan they're worth.Pedestals of bureaucracy,the brakesupon the earth. Fact: The first person convicted of speeding was going 12kmh (eight mph)On January 28, 1896, Walter Arnold of the English village of Paddock Wood, Kent, was spotted going four times the speed limit. The nerveTo call me a pervI expect an apologyWhen you're … Continue reading dot the i’s and cross the t’s