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Monday, January 11, 2010

NEWS SUMMARY

For Carry On Tuesday – It was the best of times; it was the worst of times.
And The American Sandwich
And NaiSaiKu Challenge?
And Monday Poetry Train Revisited
And Sunday Scribblings - Extreme


THE LONG AND SHORT OF IT



Television and newspapers alike, announced THE BEST news so far.
The EXTREME cold had hit us all hard, but THE WORST OF IT WAS over.
Each of us had cause to celebrate, and let the good TIMES roll again.



IT WAS all over
THE BEST thing since forever
Right now, OF all TIMES
THE BEST/WORST OF TIMES
Not now OF all TIMES
IT WAS THE WORST thing ever
Starting all over



THE BEST news thus far
THE WORST OF IT WAS over
Let the good TIMES roll

17 comments:

  1. Ha all are put together in one work,grt!

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  2. There is good and bad in the cold and snow. When the blizzard came on Christmas Eve, half of us cheered at the white, cheery, stay-at-home and celebrate day. The other half...well they really wanted to get somewhere or other and the roads were terrible. Same event; different views

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  3. Thanks Susan; Today it just worked that way.

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  4. Thanks Lilibeth; Everything is a matter of opinion.

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  5. Thanks Keith; so many applications for the quote.

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  6. Nicely done Stan, many thanks for posting this.

    btw, thanks for writing that brilliant review for Nic. We've posted it on Authors Den and hopefully we can use it in lots of other places too.

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  7. love how you put all the prompts together and created this wonderful poem.

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  8. Kinda makes me think of Bob Seger's "Turn The Page" song.

    Loved it.

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  9. Thanks to:
    Andy; I'm going to post it on my blog too, soon.
    Dee; One of those weeks.
    Chapter Forty; I try to be.
    Missy; Don't know it - I'll check it out.

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  10. Very clever. We are definitely offered both right now. I'll be posting the worst today, in contrast to the best I offered in "Drifting." Thanks for sharing this.

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  11. Thanks Yousei; Good and bad in everything, I suppose.

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  12. very creatively done :)

    I am sorry for the late arrival to Sunday Scribblings but I had to pay you a visit :)

    Happy SS

    Extreme 'Caution'

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  13. Thanks Americanising Desi; You're Extremely welcome.

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  14. Let the good times roll - that works for me. Starting right now. This very instant. :) Good work! Enjoyed the read.

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  15. Thanks Tumblewords - Have fun!!!

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