Michael Edwards






Unfounded rumours once expressed

by eager jaws of discontent

in idle gossip soon deemed true.








  • orchidee

    Those tongue-wagers going? Those gossips?! Good write Michael.

  • Michael Edwards

    Reminds me of Les Dawson and Len Barraclough talking over the garden fence. r

  • Goldfinch60

    Chinese Whispers can create havoc. Good write Michael.

    • Michael Edwards

      And turn into metaphorical Chinese burns - thanks Andy.

    • FineB

      Thank you Michael. An excellent insight poem into the world of gossip.
      Happy New Year!
      Keep writing

      • Michael Edwards

        Thanks FB - keep writing I will and you too.

      • Louis Gibbs

        I see you've been watching the news. Well put, Michael! Lovely watercolor.

      • FredPeyer

        Love your poem. If you say something often enough, people tend to believe it. Too few people make the effort to think before talking.

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