Tag: poem


4.8.18 Going to Seed

Joel Salatin said, “Outrageous behavior, also known as the lunatic fringe, is the seed bed of innovation and creativity.” And that’s what we have this week on melodically challenged, an hour of poetic innovation and creativity because we’re goin’ to...


4.1.18 Fools Rush In

Alexander Pope wrote in his 1711 poem An Essay on Criticism, “Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.” Not much has changed in 300 years because this week on melodically challenged Fools Rush In! The poems and songs you’ll...


2.25.18 In a Word

This week on melodically challenged it’s “In a Word”: poems and songs that explore language and diction. Umberto Eco said, “Poetry is not a matter of feelings, it is a matter of language. It is language which creates feelings.” On...