Playing With Words


You can’t stand while sitting
Nor sit while you’re standing
But you can lie if you choose
whether with or without lying

In fact lying is so versatile
You can lie while standing
Sitting or walking as well

And sitting too is a little bit flexible
For even though you can’t stand sitting
you can still enjoy sitting at will

So if you’re ever accused of lying
You can change your position
Saying “I wasn’t REALLY lying …”
I think it’s called playing with words

About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on May 26, 2012, in Poetry, Writing and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 17 Comments.

  1. Really enjoyed this. 🙂


  2. wooww!! i love this piece, it’s exactly what i needed today!! 🙂


  3. sarahjaneprosetry

    Ha! Such a craftsman you are


  4. or perhaps, randomness! 😀


  5. I’ve said this before… “you’re a modern day Solomon”… hehe. I enjoy your play on words, every time!


  6. At least you didn’t take it lying down.


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