#artwiculate – Artwiculate

Micropoetry | Haiku | Gogyohka | Tanka | Senryu | Twaiku | 1-6 lines | 3-10 words

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)

I’ll take my criticism warm and friendly, please: “Criticism should not be querulous and wasting, all knife and root puller; but guiding, instructive and inspiring, a south wind, not an east wind."—Ralph Waldo Emerson #artwiculate

Mr. Querulous wasn't the greatest food critic, but he was accustomed to whining and dining. #artwiculate

When the loon is in the White House And Putin aligns with Boris Then Musk will guide the planets And Gove will smear the facts This is the dawning of the age of the querulous Age of The querulous Querulous Querulous Let the sunshine in #artwiculate

The Prime Minister’s minder advised against querulous questioning. It was meant as a word to the whys. #artwiculate

it's hard to fake it when your whimsy is flimsy #artwiculate

@fount8 Time, time, time See what's become of me While I looked around for my possibilities I wasn't hard to please But look around Leaves are brown And this guy is a hazy shade of whimsy #artwiculate

@peterhamill4 I got no deeds to do No promises to keep I'm dappled and drowsy and ready to sleep Let the morning time drop all its petals on me Life, I love you All is whimsy #artwiculate

Maybe Brexit germinated as a flight of anachronistic whimsy but it’s an act of capricious irresponsibility. #artwiculate

#artwiculate We nicknamed our cat Miss Whimsy because she’s constantly playful and does everything on impulse. pic.twitter.com/R6cLY1quaL

She liked his whimsy He liked her whersy #artwiculate

I sometimes act on whimsy but things don’t always turn out according to my wish. #artwiculate #anagram

Why does a google search for whimsy (I know what it means, just like to see if there are more meanings) show me a woman in a black bra? ... nuthin! #ArtWicuLate

Lord Peter, the dilettante detective, simply solved criminal mysteries as the whimsy took him. #artwiculate

Today’s #artwiculate word is whimsy? Fancy that.

Friends keep telling me, find time to walk and smell, thru the flowers, but I just haven’t Zinnia, honey. #artwiculate

It’s all over with Zinnia. Aster la vista baby. #artwiculate

When Zinnia Forge got married to Roger Plant , so she became Zinnia Plant ... apt. #artwiculate

@fount8 Hello, lamppost, what'cha knowin'? I've come to watch your Zinnia growin' Ain't'cha got no rhymes for me? Not for Zinnia? That's still groovy #artwiculate

@peterhamill4 I was twenty-one years when I wrote this song I'm twenty-two now, but I won't be for long Time hurries on And the zinnia in the vase turn to brown And they whither with the wind And they crumble in your hand That's all there is #artwiculate

As a gardener I'm not a fan of zinnia. Too gaudy, too brash. Just an upsy daisy. #artwiculate

What is it about imposition of order on herbaceous borders replete with colourful perennials, from aster to zinnia, that brings out the plant Nazi in gardeners? #artwiculate #anagram

He arrived home unexpectedly to find his wife dishevelled and giggly with a guilty look on her face. A strange sweet odour permeated the house. Immediately he thought of the herbaceous boarder, so he checked out the beds: Hello hello, what zinnia? #artwiculate

when you fall asleep in a bed of peat moss and you awake as a zinnia...now that's an awesome wonder #artwiculate