Poet Don Gives Class a Lobster Lesson

Poet Don runs the FCS Childrens Education UnitHe is devoted to giving the children a good groundingfor their journey in life The kiddies all love him Our kidneys strain our blood(Which we all know is red) (Vigourous nodding….) But our friend Mister LobsterHas kidneys in his head Why Poet Don?…..And he also pees from hisContinue reading “Poet Don Gives Class a Lobster Lesson”

Poet Don Teaches the Class about International Day for Preservation of the Ozone Layer, Sept 16

Poet Don runs the FCS Childrens Education UnitHe is devoted to giving them a firm grounding for their journey in life The kiddies all love him The 16th (today) of SeptemberWe’re preserving ozone in the skyHigh up above in the stratosphereBefore it disappears, says goodbye Why Poet Don?…. Next lesson children….

Poet Don Reports on a Little-Known Fact About Redheads

Redheads they are twice(Are readers, you aware?)As likely to avoid the dentistAs those with other hair? Well I’ll be…. Thankyou…. A recent study from the Journal of the American Dentistry Association shows that redheads tend to be more afraid of going to the dentist and are twice as likely to avoid dental care — presumably because their need for more numbing leads to unexpected complicationsContinue reading “Poet Don Reports on a Little-Known Fact About Redheads”

Me, Spike and Her Maj

(Written in a Moment of Silliness) I am a rough-cut AussieOur Queen is not amusedMy spelling is atrociousHer grammar I abuse Behave yourself. You’ll give us Aussies a bad name….. Sorry…whimper whimper Hello? Your Majesty? Yes, clear as a bell…. Poet Don Down UnderYour poetry I likeWhy thankyou m’am, Your MajestySee, she likes me SpikeContinue reading “Me, Spike and Her Maj”

It’s Not My Intention

It’s not my intentionTo lie in conventionI’m going to stand upAnd be me It’s not my intentionTo lie in conventionI’m going to stand up And be free Don MatthewsJune 2017 “The ‘normal’ person is what is left after society has squeezed out all unconventional opinions and aspirations out of a human being”(Mokokoma Mokhonoana)I