Vero Verse Beetles and Beatles

Beetles and Beatles Female beetles lay about 40 eggs a dayI bet they don’t have time for any sport or playMating males when finished with a flingNever lift a wing to rear their own offspring …

Vero Verse Break A Leg

Break a Leg(Good Luck?) To make sure luck comes an actor’s wayWishing them to “break a leg” is what you sayHow the heck did this expression come to beIt’s stranger than calling a bottle opener, …

Vero Verse Break A Leg

Break a Leg“(good luck?)” To ensure bad luck doesn’t come in an actor’s wayThe expression “break a leg” is the one to sayThis sounds ridiculous and the opposite of what is meantOne would think indisposition …

Vero Verse Alligator

Alligator They’re fast as a sneeze and low to the groundIt’s in murky ponds where alligators are foundIt’s a myth that they can’t turn 90 degreesIf chased run quickly, or you’ll be Swiss cheeseHumans don’t …

Vero Verse Aggression

Aggression An act of aggressionIs anger’s expressionEmotions eruptAimed to disruptSpawning wrath unrelentingBy vocal or physical venting Is this visceral reactionThe only satisfactionThere are other pathsTo alleviate wrathsAggression never will dispelNor ever does it quellLike war’s …

Vero Verse My Favorite Holiday

My Favorite Holiday Limerick What’s my favorite holiday Not something to downplay  Each year I reach its start As the year behind departs Have you deduced it’s my birthday?

Vero Verse Cancel Goodbye

Cancel Goodbye Limerick I write this rhyme to shock Our planet’s time is a ticking clock Resources we’ve looted Air and water polluted Or else earth’s life we’ll defrock

Vero Verse Life

Life can be creative and grand It’s in the doing nor in the plan If all goes asunder Don’t sit back and wonder Gumption is your cash in hand

Vero Verse Bring Home the Bacon

Bring Home the Bacon Why did bacon end up representing cash?It seems like an example of pure balderdashYet once in a while pig are allowedTo amuse a raucous, carnival crowd When County Fairs have a …

Vero Verse Waiting for Help

Waiting for Help Getting help is no joyWith any service I employCalling for help is a road to hellHow many times do I have to tellA bot with questions most mundaneOver and over again what …