Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Deeds of Daring Don't

Inside I'm a dreamer, it's true
But the dreams that I dream, I don't do
Lost caverns are deep
High mountains are steep
Those conquests I've left up to you*

*The impracticality of the project is always the essence of my argument.

ABC Wednesday Prompt was D and
Our Three Word Wednesday Prompt was:

Dare; verb: Have the courage to do something or defy or challenge (someone) to do something.

Essence; noun: The intrinsic nature or indispensable quality of something, especially something abstract, which determines its character.

Practical; adjective: Of or concerned with the actual doing or use of something rather than with theory and ideas.


  1. That's a good one Lilibeth. A lovely lilt to it.
    But, go on - give it a go. Where's that 'derring do'

  2. This reads so well, so good and so well written.

  3. Maybe those adventures are best undertaken in a daydream..far safer..Jae ;)

  4. Hum maybe Jae is right... derring do is best undertaken in a day dream. The mountains I climb are small and well traveled. The caves I spelunk are guided and well-lit.

    Very nicely said, Lilibeth.

  5. Sheilagh Lee said:so well written and conveys your feelings so well.I love your poem!

  6. it's scary to be daring/ nice piece.
    ROG, ABC Wednesday team

  7. I think you are right. It is better to pick their pieces up and mend them than the other way round.

  8. It may be time to try!
    Donna - ABC Team

  9. Nicely worded Limerick on daring don't's :)

  10. intelligent decision. :)

    dreaming is one thing but chasing every dream is another.