The Tale of Ally the Princess

Written for my friend's graduation May 2017 Once upon a time in a far away valley lived a cute little Princess who called herself Ally. Ally was fun, and sweet, and kind, she was easily a monarch you could rally behind. She spent her days singing and dancing to songs, there wasn’t a soul who’d … Continue reading The Tale of Ally the Princess

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A Dissertation on the task of writing a poem on a candle and an account of some of the difficulties thereto pertaining

by Douglas Adams, January 1970 I resisted temptation for this declamation To reach out to literary height For high aspiration in such an oration Would seem quite remarkably trite: So I thought something pithy and succinct and clever Was exactly the right thing to write. For nights I sat musing And musing ... and musing … Continue reading A Dissertation on the task of writing a poem on a candle and an account of some of the difficulties thereto pertaining