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A Poet's Armoury

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The best weapon's in a poet's armoury are,
Some paper, a reliable pen and an imagination.
Also a hair trigger bear trap,
For critics and trolls.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: satire
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Ruta Mohapatra 29 July 2020

Also a hair trigger bear trap, For critics and trolls......Ha ha ha....quite right!

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How true and practical, writers today get bashed online by trolls who do not even comprehend what poetry is about.

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viola 06 October 2020

Great information.Thankyou

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Shaun Cronick 28 August 2020

Thank you Cynthia for your warmly welcomed comment. Sad I had to write it but wanted to tell it how it really is. Thanks again and your poetry rhyme is heaven sent. I wish you well good Cynthia and your poems like your gifted rhyme skill do shine.

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Shaun Cronick 28 August 2020

Than you Ruta for your superb comment and I'm happy it raised a smile and made your good self laugh as well. Many thanks again and take care.

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Shaun Cronick 28 August 2020

Thank you Dominic and I'm glad you see the satire and I don't really have to guess at that missing word!

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Dominic Windram 30 July 2020

Excellent satirical poem Shaun..I love the ending...so true! As a fellow noble British knight on this chaotic site we can put the world to right and rid ourselves of all the.....please feel free to fill in the missing word.I'll give you a clue it rhymes with night. Anyhow, it's a truly inspired troubadour ten from me!

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