Words Weave Tales About Words

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Wordle is a game involving a series of guesses as the participant tries to discover that day’s ‘5-letter’ word answer. It is an often-frustrating process of elimination as ‘correct’ letters narrow down the potential answers. Frustrating is the word. I wrote a poem about it…



A poem (in the style of Brian Bilston)

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We see ya

With your dizzying directions

And your Swedish inflections

Your cute little names

Making it all fun and games

Wide choice of candles

Cupboards with no handles

We’ll have the yellow octopus

Maybe for Olivia, maybe for us





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