Poem a Day Challenge #3 (Outside `The Daffodil and Pen’)


Outside `The Daffodil and Pen’ By Scott Bailey © 1999 I wandered lonely as a brick That sinks and dives in stream and lake, When all at once I was so sick, And an awful mess I did make. Beside the lake, beneath the trees. Splattering my stomach in the breeze. It must have been the … Continue reading Poem a Day Challenge #3 (Outside `The Daffodil and Pen’)

Poem a Day Challenge #2 (Nation)


Well – so pressed for time today that I decided to do a haiku – being short! However  – I have also had the kids tune “I’m a Jingle Jangle Scarecrow” going around and around in my head! And toothache! So this one is born out of all that. Nation By Scott Bailey © 2013 Kerching! … Continue reading Poem a Day Challenge #2 (Nation)

Poems and Stress


That has been today. Work has been a stress fest – everything seems to be coming to a head at once, just when we are most under resourced. Still the problems we have are – as the boss says – good problems to have. i.e. struggling to meet demands. On my quest to get some … Continue reading Poems and Stress