#artwiculate – Artwiculate

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On twitter microprose and micropoetry can be found tagged with twitter hastag #artwiculate. This tag is use in conjunction with Artwiculate – the twitter-based Word of the Day competition that helps clever people look clever and helps the rest of us learn new words. More info at http://artwiculate.com

Here are the latest artwiculate micropoems & prose live from twitter. Twitter hastag: #artwiculate (some tweets below may not be poems)

#artwiculate The school prom concert descended into chaos when it was realised that Bustard were not a Busted tribute act but they were in fact a troupe of bird impersonators.

@fount8 Deputy Sheriff said to me Tell me where you got that bird, boy. You better get your bird and flee. You've over-fed it boy, And now you're feeding it sone more. It's the same old story Everywhere I go, Im just trying to keep my bustard all satisfied, satisfied #artwiculate

@peterhamill4 In the White House struts a bustard And a shyster by his trade And he harries the reminders Of every move that puts him down And cuts him, till he cries out In his anger, with no shame “Fake news, I ain’t leaving” And the turkey still remains #artwiculate

There once was a ground-dwelling bustard with feathers the color of custard. He'd rather run than try flying. "It's too hard!" he said, crying, because flying leaves that bird flustered. #artwiculate #limerick

#artwiculate When you’ve written a paper on the Bustard ...and what you’ve typed above an image of one is:- THIS IS A BASTARD —————————- pic.twitter.com/PHiDjTm6Ve

when the bustard mated with the dodo bird it became an unlucky bastard #artwiculate

Always felt sorry for the bird in Me and Bobby McGee: “Bustard flat in Baton Rouge, waitin' for a train.” Rail tracks can be so dangerous. Should’ve been more like the chicken and simply crossed the road. #artwiculate

Even the most dedicated birdwatchers feel privileged to sight an Australian bustard Its haughty strut seems to proclaim “I’m a star, bud” #artwiculate #anagram

The bustard in the White House serves hamberders to guests #artwiculate

An Aussie outback pioneer explained how rough it used to be living off the land in such a harsh environment A typical meal might be a goanna or brush turkey roasted over a camp fire What a tough bustard #artwiculate

After a large, heavily built bird ruined his landscaping Jeb was heard to say "I'll sue the bustard!" #artwiculate

Bustard is #artwiculate bird of the Otididae, .....and word of the day

Could you please sing this piece for me Signor Gato? Obbligato Signora, noblesse oblige! #artwiculate

I baked a cake the other day using a jelly mould but I obviously didn’t put in enough binding agent as it turned out a w-obbligato #artwiculate

Tory politicians singing the praises of less well off citizens, while surreptitiously stripping away their safety net, are displaying the traditional sense of noblesse obbligato #artwiculate

The nocturnal wailing of un-neutered Madrid moggies is known locally as obbligato #artwiculate

Donald lost some money in the market place Putin seemed like quite a helpful man Donald says to Putin, "Boy, I like your face" And Putin says this as he takes him by the hand Obla-di, obla-da Obbligato oh La la la la life goes on #artwiculate

@fount8 This is my tune for the taking Take it, don't turn away I've been waiting all my life Thinking it over, I've been sad Thinking it over, I've been obbligato And couldn't change if you asked me #artwiculate

@peterhamill4 Hello darkness, my old Vlad’ I've come to sing obbligato again Because that Mueller, softly creeping Listens in while I am tweeting But the mission that you implanted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence #artwiculate

Hermione was good with spells. “Obbligato” was a favourite in orchestra practice. #artwiculate

It does seem that Donald is very keen to hit exactly the right note with Vladimir Is that harmony or, obbligato? #artwiculate

Frank Gehry’s wonderfully innovative design struck exactly the right note with the Basque Government That obbligato is how Bilbao got its Guggenheim Museum #artwiculate #anagram

if you don't know what obbligato means you never owned a little GTO #artwiculate

Cats mew a symphony, & put the gatto in Obbligato #artwiculate