#Fowc #Anyone The ambitious young upstart looking at his boss watched with envy as the boss handed out the cash and the rest played with their building blocks Anyone could do that! – the upstart cried and plotted his way to his bosses seat sending his boss to a personal hell and soon from hisContinue reading “Anyone”
#Fowc #Battle There’s always fighting somewhere…. Land, Places Resources, Religion All led by crackpot ideas and beliefs Of course, the one’s leading the charge Disappear off to the back of the crowd While his (or her) men are fighting it out Leaving them chance – to act all statesmanlike at a memorial of stone withContinue reading “Battle”
#fowc #partisan I They never were the strongarmed type but something had to give as a wave of protest moved down the main street II The feet moved down the tarmac from the air they looked like the sea The sound building like a roar passing by the windows III The banners moved on forwardContinue reading “Partisan”
Abrupt As things go, that was unexpected By the time you’ve read this Rumour spread by tittle tattle will have gone Universal – thanks to a politico on the world wide web Perhaps, they may retract the statement – but Till then – those who started the firestorm need to take cover
Mallet Maybe all those in power would like to sit back and contemplate, their local populus might appreciate some gentler thinking than extruding a nut with a heavy instrument take some time, think things through
An acrostic by Inky on the saying “People in Glass Houses shouldn’t throw stones” Sat in their opulence A testimony to predecessors past Your citizens watch – in amazement – and disgust In the spectacle they see in front of them No real solutions – just constant mud slinging Gentlemen, ladies ? – nobleContinue reading “Glass Houses”
10th May 2017 An acrostic about politics – and what some politicians should do from time to time Sat amongst your opulent surroundings A testimony to your greatness, You hurl insults at one-another In vain – but in reality you Never address the problems youre sent in to fix Got to say – that aContinue reading “Glass Houses”
Revolutionary an idea – that a colour could influence a change democratic principles inked out in radical shades of red could it be the passions of those men and women wearing it all across the land, that displays its colour loud and proud ? Up and down the land ?
Protest Perhaps now – the time for talking is over. Rally the people behind you Organise your grievances Together, there’s enough of you to Engage with the ones who are doing you wrong Someone has to listen to you – and occasionally Talk to you in order to hear your point of view.
As appearing on : https://nicolaauckland.wordpress.com/2016/07/23/sometimes-stellar-storyteller-six-word-story-challenge-41 This weeks prompt : Mistake Here’s my Six word Story on the prompt “He chose blue instead of red” (Fellow British WordPressers – make of that what you will!)