Word of the week – taradiddle/tarradiddle – (noun) – a trivial or childish lie; a fib; pretentious nonsense. Synonyms – fable, fabrication, fib, lie, mendacity, story, tale, whopper.
Oh, such petty fiddle-faddle
why make up such a taradiddle
no way tactical or practical
methinks such acts are theatrical
a fanciful mind deems it classical
but for me, comme ci, comme ça
a zesty and comical fabrication
must offer a stunning presentation
to warrant a standing ovation
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On late Mondays or early Tuesdays, I publish a post titled BrewNSpew Café and one of the features is “word of the week”. I create my own wacky poem with my take on the word.
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The prompt will close 5 days from the date of my post. I will post a weekly Wrap-up of posts shared by our fellow bloggers.
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