My Irritations, Aggravations and Inspirations

July 18, 2010 “Sunday 160”

Sunday 160 @ Monkey Man


Sesquipedalians amalgamate
endeavoring alas to propagate
the logoi we use to elucidate
to one who can meditate, cogitate
upon the words we do so venerate

TLH 7/18/10


17 responses

  1. someone has been reading the dictionary…you picked a few of the favorites…nice 160…ha

    July 18, 2010 at 1:50 am

    • Me? Webster? Really? Never….HA!

      July 18, 2010 at 1:55 am

  2. Ugh! This is short – but very difficult! A lover of words!
    I would like to “rent” you for a meeting to confuse the guys a bit… ;o

    July 18, 2010 at 2:26 am

    • I have a price…an audience 🙂

      July 18, 2010 at 6:11 am

  3. Now and forever, amen.

    And, wow, I’m impressed.

    July 18, 2010 at 5:48 am

    • I hope it’s a good impression…:)
      Thank you very much for commenting.
      Come back soon now, ya hear?

      July 18, 2010 at 6:15 am

  4. Very interesting. I think I’ve add a new word to my vocabulary…and that’s always a good thing!

    here’s mine. It won’t make you think!

    July 18, 2010 at 8:44 am

  5. I have no idea what this means, there is a dictionary in my immediate future! Loved it anyway, the rhythm jumps out and grabs you.


    July 18, 2010 at 8:48 am

  6. is an amazing tool. Great 160 in all is 25 cent word splendor. Thanks for playing and have an anomolous Sunday.

    July 18, 2010 at 9:19 am

    • Sir, if you think that I used, you are sorely mistaken! Merriam-Webster for me! 🙂
      Thanks for reading.

      July 18, 2010 at 12:42 pm

  7. That’s a mouthful! It’s like the opposite of zen.

    July 18, 2010 at 9:19 am

  8. Okay.. I had to open my WordWeb thingie to understand some of the words, but in the end, I really enjoyed it!!! And agree with every sesquipedalian here! 🙂
    The rhymes were awesome!! 🙂 Great 160 !

    July 18, 2010 at 11:20 am

    • Thank you, Kavita. I take your comments to heart. I’m very glad you like it. 🙂

      The ten syllable lines were the hardest part.

      Tracy H

      July 18, 2010 at 12:45 pm

  9. Long words, not necessarily long winded . . . often accurate . . . fine poem. You must have had to work to get the rhythm and rhyme . . . just the way we often work (perhaps not often enough) to get just the right word. What a good job!

    July 18, 2010 at 3:15 pm

    • Thanks, Jamie 🙂 The words were the easy part…the R and R were truly difficult for me to get into 160 characters, but fun in the end. Thank you so much for the comment and your time.

      Tracy H

      July 18, 2010 at 10:59 pm

  10. You’re talking over my head Cowboy…but then..I have a very good teacher!! x

    July 18, 2010 at 11:47 pm

    • I know better than that, Red. You’re just being nice to me…I like nice 🙂

      Thank You,
      Tracy H

      July 19, 2010 at 1:16 am

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