Senryu: Arrr, Arrgh, Yarr, Gar, Savvy?

"Jolly day it be!" "Why are you talking like that?" "Why aren't ye? Lubber!" International Talk Like a Pirate Day! A cruise ship passes by a remote island, and all the passengers see a bearded man with an eyepatch running around and waving his arms wildly. “Captain,” one passenger asks, “who is that man over … Continue reading Senryu: Arrr, Arrgh, Yarr, Gar, Savvy?

Children’s Rhyme: New World Pirates

The year was twenty twentyThe old world had moved onTreasure was aplentyBut the buried kind was gone Treasure could still be foundThe world was not deprivedBut if not hidden undergroundHow had it survived? The New World Pirates knewMaps showed them the wayBut as their numbers grewIt was more difficult every day The crew would set … Continue reading Children’s Rhyme: New World Pirates