Wednesday, February 3, 2016

A Quick Squiggle--By George L. Ellison--England

A Quick Squiggle
(Q Poem)

On a quality quiet stroll along the quayside
I quickly discover quite a few
Quintessential reasons for using my quill
Like quicksilver I quench my thirst for writing
Quips and Quotations as I question all I see

George L. Ellison is a writer of poetry and short stories. He has published three books called Poetic Reminiscences, Weaving Words and Reflections. George lives with his wife and dogs in Chester-Le-Street, County Durham in England. He is a member of The Writers and Poetry Alliance and owner of Poetry and short story ink.  George has a Facebook Author page and is currently working on various projects as well as learning to play the saxophone at the Sage Gateshead!


  1. I QUITE enjoyed your alliteration. Thank you for sharing your talent.

  2. I was about to say that very thing, Charlene. Thank you George. I enjoyed hearing your words out loud.

  3. George,
    Amazing how you came up with such a quantity of q words. Well written!
    Your friend,
    David Fox

  4. a very tricky form, I know - very well done!

  5. This is very "tasteful" and creative, George. I liked reading it. Thank you for sharing and continued blessings!

    -MJ (

  6. Thank you all for your Kind comments it would appear that Karen has taken pity on you by not publishing the second stanza!

    Still if you would like to see it all I will post it in the comment box!....George

  7. Inspirations for writing comes to us in many different places. Your little poem illustrates the power of Nature and your interest in what you see there. Robert

  8. Thank you Robert to see the full poem just go to Pat's site and click on my page!