Month: August 2017

Yellow Rose to Texas

Originally posted on See Norway – Se Norge:
Det er en sang om ‘Texas gule rose’, men jeg kan aldri tenke meg at sangforfatteren hadde en tropisk storm av et format som stormen ‘Harvey’ i tankene? Så jeg tillater meg å gjøre en lett omskrivning av denne teksten og sender en digital gul rose til…

Learn the Ropes Folk

We got rich folk and thin folk, town folk and plain folk There’s sick folk and grim folk and those that are broke folk And those that like to sing folk their lullabies to wee folk Behold masters of what’s spoke folk cuz life’s not a joke folk We gotta raise our young folk to…

Late Rose

Originally posted on See Norway – Se Norge:
Det går mot høst og det meste henger med hodet, men noen er litt sent ute og har fortsatt tilstrekkelig livskraft i behold. The fall is getting closer day by day, and most flowers seem to have their heads hanging down a bitg, but then som have…

Tuesday Chatter Weekly – August 28, 2017

“Everything you can imagine is real.” ― Pablo Picasso Tidbits from the year 1994 Bits and Pieces National Figure Skating won by Tonya Harding, which due to her attack on rival Nancy Kerrigan, she was stripped of her title, the US approved first genetically engineered tomatoes, OJ Simpson flees the police in his white Ford Bronco,…

Ringblomster

Originally posted on See Norway – Se Norge:
På sensommeren pynter ringblomstene godt opp i hagen med sine nydelige farger . . . Dessverre er det også en indikasjon på at høsten er rett rundt hjørnet! : In the late summer our gardens are decorated by the beautiful and fresh colors of the marigolds. Unfortunately…

Embrace Education

  To copy paste in school Breaks a rule, makes one a fool When class dismissed guilt persists A greater risk of being dissed There’s no reward for being bored  § This week the event is to Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word school. Please drop by and join the challenge at…

Tuesday Chatter Weekly – August 21, 2017

Coffee’s brewing! “What you’re supposed to do when you don’t like a thing is change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain.” ― Maya Angelou, Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now Bits & Pieces Harley Davidson Motorcycles turn 90 years old, the first Beanie Babies debut,…

Smokescreen Baby

  She was lean and mean a mere string bean She loved the scene at the local canteen A cup of caffeine sparked her routine She wowed her fans with her tambourine A silver screen queen and only thirteen  § This week the event is to Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word…

Tuesday Chatter Weekly – August 14, 2017

“In general people put too much faith in the rich, the famous, the politicians, and not enough faith in themselves.” ― Bono Bits and Pieces TWA declares bankruptcy, the Minnesota Mall of America is under construction on 78 acres, Euro Disney debuts in France, McDonald’s debuts in Beijing China, the Georgia Superdome in Atlanta finishes…