Definition

One must make a distinction however: when dragged into prominence by half poets, the result is not poetry, nor till the autocrats among us can be “literalists of the imagination”—above insolence and triviality and can present for inspection, imaginary gardens with real toads in them, shall we have it.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The Tuesday Platform

Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
It's Tuesday! Share a poem with us.
Share some time reading and commenting on poems.
Check out Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh for inspiration.
Maybe everything isn't hopeless bullshit after all!

14 comments:

brudberg said...

Hey all, just linking up some scattered words I had jotted down and formed into some kind of poem..

Gillena Cox said...

Seems im back on track,my link was again accepted by the linky today
well hi to all at the garden

much love...

Outlawyer said...

Hey Marian--I love the little book of Hyperbole and a half. It is very funny. Take care, k.

Gillena Cox said...

Oh and Allie's "Hyberbole.." did make me smile (◕‿◕。)


much love...

Sanaa Rizvi said...

Hey everyone,

Hope you're having a lovely week so far, sharing my most prized poem today "Collection of thoughts" hope you all like it :D

Thank you for hosting Marian :D

Lots of love,
Sanaa

Bekkie Sanchez said...

Oh my gosh I used to read the blog hilarious!!! I'll never forget the "Alot" when she wrote about that on Hyper Hole and a Half.

I'm in but don't know what I'm linking yet. No Mag this week so just costing this week. Hugs!

Bekkie Sanchez said...

Ok I linked with a dog poem to keep with the theme that I wrote in 2013. Be back to read!

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Yay! A hopeful message for this Tuesday morning. LOL. Love it! "Maybe everything isnt hopeless bullshit." Now that is a slogan I can get behind.

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Have to dash out to have my wild locks tamed, will be back to read and enjoy!

Kerry O'Connor said...

I had a quick look at Hyperbole and a Half - What an amazing book!

Thanks for hosting, Marian.

Amy Barlow Liberatore/Sharp Little Pencil said...

I lovely the whimsical character paired with that caption!! Amy

Lolamouse said...

I love Allie Brosch!

angieinspired said...

Allie Brosch brought out my inner child...at least my childhood memories.

Susie Clevenger said...

The book looks like so much fun to read! My poem my fall in the bullshit bin...lol