Napowrimo: Jo Bell’s Prompt.

My poem cannot match up to Vona Groake’s but in an attempt not lose momentum here is my effort on a favourite word. http://belljarblog.wordpress.com/2013/04/26/napowrimo-the-end-is-nigh/

 

Malapropism:

 

the only word to describe my mother’s speech patterns

for years no word I had found could describe the confusion

The way she accosts shop assistants with her own brand of gibberish

I am gifted at unravelling, babarella becomes xena warrior princess

There are often cultural swaps, and as I age I blush more

And find myself spouting nonsense with conviction.

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The Stirred quad is formed of Rebecca Audra Smith, Anna Percy, Jasmine Chatfield and Lenni Sanders.
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