#SoCS ‘Vol’ as a Prompt and managing 180 words in my 5 minute time allowance. 

Courtesy of Linda G Hill at lindaghill.com

(This post is part of SoCS)
Volare!

The Italian for ‘To fly’

I try

But, I am grounded at the moment,

My weight obeying the laws of gravity

And, so, I will keep my attachment to the Earth

For all its worth

It gave me birth

And has a mighty fine girth

Which is a bit of Rhyming for you

As if you needed more.
Actually, I washed up

Upon the shore one day

– as you do –

– But the plates were not as clean as I’d like

– And so I cycled off upon my bike

– Which was strange as I haven’t

– Or hadn’t

– Got a bike

– And now I seem to be writing in bullet-points

– Which is the only time I use bullets. 

Ah! That seems to have stopped

As by being observed the item that was then under observation

Changed.

I am sure that somebody should look into this ‘evolution’

Of things

Or maybe they have.

Is my time on this up yet?

No? Okay, I shall just tell you about an amazing thing that happened to me just the other day…

I was-*
*timer 

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7 responses to “#SoCS ‘Vol’ as a Prompt and managing 180 words in my 5 minute time allowance. 

  1. This was great! Still cackling –

  2. Ahhh!!! You left us hanging! Hahaha! Great post, Graeme. Thanks again for joining in! 😀

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