Sunday, 1 February 2015



any tropical Asian tuberous plant of the genus Curcuma, such as C. longa, which is the source of turmeric, and C. zedoaria, which is the source of zedoary: family Zingiberaceae

Dried gold
Rock hard salve

Saturday, 31 January 2015



-verb (intr.) usually followed by “in”
1. to lie in or be exposed to pleasant warmth, especially that of the sun
2. to flourish or feel secure under some benevolent influence or favourable condition

Winter sun
The best beam
To bask in

Friday, 30 January 2015



1. a written document signed by a large number of people demanding some form of action from a government or other authority
2. any formal request to a higher authority or deity; entreaty
3. (law) a formal application in writing made to a court asking for some specific judicial action
4. the action of petitioning
5. (trans.) to address or present a petition to (a person in authority, government, etc.)
6. (intr.) followed by “for” . to seek by petition  

Lack of funding?
Lack of interest?
Petition no longer.

Thursday, 29 January 2015



stupid or illogical talk; senseless rubbish

There was a theological dispute
Balderdash thrown to and fro
Which is how Parsifal came to
His senses walking the sword
But in the wrong place - vertigo