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by Colm Roe
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Welcome to The Colm, Dan, Dave, Dylan, Gyppo, Phil & Tracy Show
Replies: 10
Views: 317

Re: Welcome to The Colm, Dan, Dave, Dylan, Gyppo, Phil & Tracy Show

Our respective vacuums require different ingredients and quantities I suppose.
My male cat, the Magnificent Mr. Mew, is still Mr. Laissez-faire...the black, female one feeds off my wife and acts like it's legs have been removed...her world has ended :lol:
by Colm Roe
Wed Oct 28, 2020 2:54 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: WWI was inevitable –
Replies: 7
Views: 87

Re: WWI was inevitable –

OK, I know they all fall to shit eventually, and all you have to do is pull a trigger (once) to instate yourself...but it's so much more cost effective (and our 'Leader' is paid more than yours FFS) And the hundreds of fat wages/pensions our politicians get! The perfect solution is a mongrel...the p...
by Colm Roe
Wed Oct 28, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: It'll be ok!
Replies: 6
Views: 83

Re: It'll be ok!

:lol: :lol: :lol:
FYI in Ireland cedar is cheaper than composite!
by Colm Roe
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:22 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: WWI was inevitable –
Replies: 7
Views: 87

Re: WWI was inevitable –

Benevolent dictatorships is the only alternative now. Democracy struggles to defend itself.
Communism is a joke.
Or just let the computers do what we're designing them to do...TAKE OVER THE WORLD :lol:
But make sure it has a big, silly tache :lol:
by Colm Roe
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:54 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: It'll be ok!
Replies: 6
Views: 83

Re: It'll be ok!

Can't beat the satisfaction of doing it yourself.
I'll send you a photo of mine if you show me yours :lol:
Not sure if I'll use Western Red Cedar again...if I don't I will miss the beautiful aroma that erupts with every cut.
Still building decks at your age...I'm impressed T :)
by Colm Roe
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Welcome to The Colm, Dan, Dave, Dylan, Gyppo, Phil & Tracy Show
Replies: 10
Views: 317

Re: Welcome to The Colm, Dan, Dave, Dylan, Gyppo, Phil & Tracy Show

From my experience they appear to more troubled by Covid than men are.
And it seems to affect their Muses too :shock:
I'm not being facetious btw.
by Colm Roe
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: WWI was inevitable –
Replies: 7
Views: 87

Re: WWI was inevitable –

Actually his tache and hair really wouldn't look out of place today Tracy :shock: I assume you're saying that all World Wars are inevitable because we elect (or otherwise have) gobshite, vainglorious leaders and we (the people) are so easily led to battle by ridiculous propaganda. War is closer for ...
by Colm Roe
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: It'll be ok!
Replies: 6
Views: 83

Re: It'll be ok!

Thanks for the link; never heard of him, but his houses are fab. I wrote another poem about my deck about to collapse, one of the large supporting beams had failed and a large part of the deck had dropped in a dramatic bow. There's a staircase built through it, leading to an 8' high storage area ben...
by Colm Roe
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:15 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Questions we can't answer.
Replies: 2
Views: 98

Re: Questions we can't answer.

Thanks Tracy.
Both nits fixed :)
by Colm Roe
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:32 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: It'll be ok!
Replies: 6
Views: 83

It'll be ok!

A cedar deck, more deep pile carpet now rots in pockets, a spreading, viral sponge, where even friendly fingers could open the sky to the darkness below. Built with care, to outlast... careful to choose the right supports and fixings, and when built their feet, eyes and pride caressed it. An small e...