Ruth Bedford

(2 August 1882 - 24 July 1963 / Sydney / Australia)

The Witches Song


"Hoity-toity! Hop-o'-my-thumb!
Tweedledee and Tweedledum!
All hobgoblins come to me,
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  • Freshman - 1,933 Points Francis Lynch (5/28/2014 10:05:00 PM)

    Yeah, that's okay. Take a look at The Green Brier Fire, please, and let me know how it compares. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 2,551 Points Darlene Walsh (5/28/2014 4:28:00 PM)

    lol very funny and very entertaining. I wish more of Ruth Bedford's poems were posted here, this was so good this can't be her only one. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 711 Points Michelle Claus (5/28/2014 12:53:00 PM)

    Perfectly wicked. Halloween is immensely inspiring, and so is this terrific poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 26,822 Points Gajanan Mishra (5/28/2013 6:59:00 AM)

    mischief to spare for all, good write, thanks. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Femi Oloidi (11/4/2012 11:05:00 AM)

    Woah! This just swicthed my brain off, into a blank space of numerous thoughts. This is so 'bewitching richly legendary', I must say! lol. Ruth you are a Queen of poetry. I know u know.*smiles*
    Kingfemi (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Michelle Tohill (10/21/2012 8:05:00 PM)

    As small children many years ago, my cousins and I used to create short skits from books of poetry. This is one of the poems we performed and I had no idea who the author was, the book having been long lost. Great to find it! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 7 Points Sylva Portoian (5/30/2012 12:28:00 AM)

    If there was one witch at that era...
    We have so many witches now... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Azmat Naushad Asif (5/28/2012 4:41:00 PM)

    wow....absorbing frm 1st to the last line (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,292 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (5/28/2012 1:09:00 AM)

    Nice and spontaneous. (Report) Reply

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