Tag Archives: pun

Monday morning writing joke: “Barking vowels”

There once was a writer doggerel

Whose writing sounded as if you should gargle.

Rhymes and diphthongs

The words never got along

Sounding like the speech of a mongrel.

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cARtOONSdAY: “fINE tIME TO BE hERE”

Man facing hefty fine for overdue books
Cut off from the future.

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Monday morning writing joke: “The Cow Story”

The fox said, pointing to the open field, “Maybe that’s where the cow jumped over the moon. Which brings up the philosophical question: Why did the cow jump over the moon?”

“Because it was trying to avoid the cattle drive.”

“But cows can’t drive,” the fox said.

“Cows can’t fly, either,” said the chicken hurriedly crossing the road.

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cARtOONSdAY: “nOVEL aPPROACH”

novel-writing algorithm computer
But where do its ideas come from?

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Monday morning writing joke: “Adverse circumstances”

There once was a writer of verse

Who had a wish so perverse.

He put pen to paper

And hoped he’d become Satyr,

But what he became was even much worse.

He had hooves, horns, and some hide

Enough to frighten his would-be bride.

When he glanced in the mirror,

He couldn’t have looked any queerer

Even with the nannies by his side.

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Monday morning writing joke: “Captured pun”

There once was a writer of puns

who was forever and a day on the run.

English teachers in pursuit,

they felt he was in cahoots

with a jailer, a brailler, and a nun.

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cARtOONSdAY: “tRIAL aND eRROR”

Cartoon writer rejection at random house

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May 7, 2019 · 4:46 am