Oh, Fiddle Diddle

154978-Cat-Watching-Rain-Out-Window

“There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do.”
Jerome K  Jerome

 Is something doing nothing

Is nothing doing something

After much musing

I find this confusing

Much like a riddle

Oh, fiddle diddle

I’m calling it day

Maybe I’ll hit the hay

or go out and play

Please give me a clue

cuz I’m missing the cue

I need something to do

to have nothing to do

 §

in-other-words1

In Other Words, a weekly event using a quote or the author as inspiration to write.  Please drop by and join the fun at Patricia’s Place

Eugenia

CC93a

http://www.lovethispic.com/image/154978/cat-watching-rain-out-window

Advertisements

  18 comments for “Oh, Fiddle Diddle

  1. 07/27/2016 at 11:21 pm

    Made me smile.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. 07/28/2016 at 3:37 am

    What a fun post and with a great picture of nothing! You always have something to say that either makes me scratch my head and wonder or smile. Thanks for sharing with In Other Words.

    Liked by 1 person

    • 07/28/2016 at 2:00 pm

      Thank you Patricia. It took a while for me to gather my thoughts on this one. Thank you for the challenge.

      Like

  3. 07/28/2016 at 5:07 pm

    You make my mind go hey diddle, diddle and I search for the cat with a fiddle 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    • 07/28/2016 at 6:07 pm

      Good one Jacqui. Cat with a fiddle entered my mind when I wrote the poem. Thank you for commenting.

      Liked by 1 person

  4. 07/29/2016 at 11:11 am

    Take a walk in the park
    Or a ride on a wave
    Go to the mall
    Just do something brave…
    Got nothing to do
    so here is my thought
    Go find a balloon
    Fly it somewhere north…
    For you my friend
    An afternoon cuppa will do
    Then write down some words
    For us on ‘brew and spew’…

    Hahaha, now I did pull that out of my hat just for you my friend!

    Liked by 1 person

    • 07/29/2016 at 1:04 pm

      Now, that just made my day. We write some great poetry together. Like I have said before, we walk to the same beat. Thank you for being you! 💐

      Liked by 1 person

      • 07/29/2016 at 7:05 pm

        Yes you do make me smile
        and you’ve given me a plan
        Wait till you see what I’m up to again
        It rhymes with a bee
        you may want to flee
        I do hope you know
        You are reaping the lovely words you sow!

        Liked by 1 person

  5. 07/29/2016 at 3:05 pm

    This is so much fun!

    Liked by 1 person

    • 07/29/2016 at 3:14 pm

      It truly is. Donna-Luisa, my beBee friend and I walk to the same beat. We have a great time on beBee. You should join us!

      Liked by 1 person

  6. 07/30/2016 at 10:40 pm

    I hadn’t heard fiddle diddle in years…which reminded me of fiddle sticks.

    Liked by 1 person

  7. 07/31/2016 at 8:44 pm

    This is amazing. 💕 By the way I just nominated you for the Liebster award. ❤️😊

    Liked by 1 person

    • 07/31/2016 at 9:54 pm

      Thank you and I am glad you like it. Unfortunately, my blog is award free but I appreciate your considering me for the Liebster Award. You have a great idea with your blog – love it!

      Liked by 1 person

  8. 08/02/2016 at 10:56 pm

    I think you hit the nail on the head with your commentary on this one! Is there really a state of “having nothing to do”, what then is nothing? Very puzzling indeed 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    • 08/02/2016 at 11:11 pm

      It is puzzling and I believe there is always something to do even if it seems like nothing. Thank you for commenting.

      t

      Like

Communication shows appreciation 😉

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Steve`s Country

For a smile as wide as a country sunrise

words less spoken

Gen X’er chronicles the art form of living in the Angelino metropolitan environment through poetry, creative writing, art, photography, and culture.

tinytotspoetry

I AIM TO PLEASE THE YOUNG AND YOUNG AT HEART WITH POEMS DESIGNED FOR KIDS. READ ALONG WITH YOUR SMALL TOTS FOR FUN.. LET'S MAKE RHYMING FUN AND EXCITING!!!

Soccer Betting Tips Predictions

We provide free soccer predictions to grow your bankroll. Our purpose is to give you the best opportunity of profiting long term from soccer betting.

shakemyheadhollow

Conceptual spaces: politics, philosophy, art, literature, religion, cultural history

WINDOWSHOPPI

REFINE WHAT DEFINES YOU

The Poetry About Us

A Weekly Blog with Joey Blue

Meliorate

Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.

Another LQQK

shift focus, see further, gaze deeper

Abandoned Amenities

POETRY, ASSORTED QUOTATIONS, ETC...

michael's blog

love, grace, mercy and His goodness; the reason for our life and existence

ThusNSuch

poems, autumn and so it goes

Norm.ally

A unisex fashion blog majorly on knitted apparels and fabrics, trend alerts, wardrobe "must-haves",styling and much more

The Sound Sniffer

Sniffing out the best new music

eastelmhurst.a.go.go

I have a hyperactive imagination.Welcome to my world. You can get here by way of Astoria Blvd.,Sunrise Hwy or Wyoming Avenue~

The Ederren

The world where the arcane pervades all but rules few

sparksfromacombustiblemind

EMBERS FROM SOMEONE DOGGEDLY TRYING TO MAKE SENSE OF IT ALL...

Panache

Beyond the precincts of my imagination

like mercury colliding...

...moments of unexpected clarity

19 poems

the poetry of mia wright

%d bloggers like this: