Judy Martin

252 Added | 14 Magazines | 2 Likes | 51 Following | 54 Followers | @JudyEMartin | I love words… there is so much we can do with them; make them rhyme, inspire people with them, make others laugh or cry; communicate with people on so many levels…I enjoy reflecting on different situations I have found myself in, or have observed,  and writing about them. I also like writing about random silly things, or anything that I find amusing, wacky or downright ridiculous. I then love to share them so that I can bring some laughs to your day too. Humour is what gets me through the day, and I think we all need a little laughter in our lives.

Ronovan's Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt #163 Shell & Coast

This week for Ronovan’s weekly Haiku Challenge, we have got <i>shell</i> & <i>coast</i> (or their synonyms) to use. I thought this little fella was too cute and had …

#FundayMonday Smile

Today’ video is about something that can make an instant difference. A smile has the power to inject a little sunshine into someone’ s life, and not …

TJ's Household Haiku Challenge Well & Sweet

An unusual pairing of words this week from TJ for his Household Haiku Challenge with <i>well</i> & <i>swee</i>t.<p>Please follow and like 🙂

Silly Billy #SillySaturday

Guess what?! I have teamed up with the talented Sandra (or Daffy as I like to call her), from Wild Daffodil to bring you a bit of silliness this …

August G…uest #10: Hello, I’m Judy

Please meet Judy and read all about her as she put it: The Blogger, Rhymester and Poet. Looking at life in all it’s glory, and putting my own spin on …

Inspiration

Seven Signs That Autumn Is On The Way

I do love all of the seasons as I feel each one has something to offer, as you can see by the poem I wrote here. Although it is still the height of …

At one with a Malteser… #ThrowbackThursday

I’m back after my teacher training day. It was lovely, a school with no crazy kids! Peace around the corridors and time to sort displays and …

Mindfulness

#Writespiration 52 Weeks in 52 Words The Persistent Dog

This week for Sacha’s #Writepiration Challenge, we are to write about <i>the persistent dog.</i> It has to be in 52 words of course just to make things a …

Colleen's Weekly #Poetry Challenge Honey & Wine

This week, Colleen has given us some heavenly words to use as our prompt words for her #Poetry Challenge with <i>honey</i> & <i>wine</i> (or their synonyms). For …

Ronovan's Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt #162 Hope & Stay

This week for Ronovan’s weekly Haiku Challenge, we have got <i>hope</i> & <i>stay</i> (or their synonyms) to use.<p>Please follow and like 🙂

A Little Bit of Everything #FundayMonday

Today for #FundayMonday, my poem is one that I wrote when I was lucky enough to guest post for Sue Vincent. (Please click on the link if you are …

TJ's Household Haiku Challenge Order & Chaos

This week for TJ’s Household Haiku Challenge, we have been given <i>order</i> & <i>chaos</i> (or their synonyms) to use as our prompt words.<p>Please follow and like 🙂

#SoCS Guess

This week Linda has kept it short and sweet for our Stream of Consciousness prompt word and has give us <i>guess</i> to use however we wish.<p>I am not very …

#Writespiration 52 Weeks in 52 Words A Streaky Sky

This week, for Sacha’s #Writespiration challenge we are to write about <i>a streaky sky.</i> Of course, we have to do it in EXACTLY 52 words otherwise she …

Colleen's Weekly #Poetry Challenge Hate & Pride

I am a little late with Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge this week as I usually like to do it on Tuesday, the day she posts it. Anyway,the prompt …

A Bit of British Humour

I read a post a short time ago by the wonderful Debby where she used a writing prompt from a journal she bought. This inspired me to buy my own but …

Ronovan's Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt #161 Painted & Lady

An unusal pair of words this week for Ronovan’s weekly Haiku Challenge, he has given us <i>painted & lady</i> (or their synonyms) to use as our prompt words. …

Give Us Our Chocolate Back! #FundayMonday

Today I share I poem that I have only just recorded on video, despite having wrote some time ago, which you can see here. It is a fun dig at …

TJ's Household Haiku Perfume & Lost

This week TJ has provided us with <i>perfume & lost</i> (or their synonyms), to use as our prompt words for his Household Haiku Challenge<p>Please follow and …

#SoCS High/Low

Linda has given us <i>high/low</i> to work with this week for our Stream of Consciousness posts to use however we wish. There are bonus points too if we …

Colleen's Weekly #poetry Challenge Hunt & Find

This week, Colleen has given us <i>hunt</i> & <i>find</i> (or their synonyms) to use as prompt words for her Weekly #Poetry Challenge.<p>I have chosen to write a #haiku …

Ronovan's Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt #160 Party & Enjoy

Oh, I do love a Monday when Ronovan posts his prompt word for us to use in his weekly Haiku Challenge. This week is no exception, and we have been …

#MondayFunday Beauty

The video I am sharing with you today is about seeing beauty in things that may not seem obvious. Hopefully, it will become clear when you listen to …

Mr Grump The Matchmaker

This poem is about a lovely couple that my husband brought together. I never had him down as a matchmaker, but he is thrilled that they have found …

Never Stop Laughing

As parents we spend a lot of time thinking about the things that we used to take for granted. Spare time, sleep, money. The unconditional love we …

Love

TJ's Household Haiku Challenge Look & Leaf

For TJ’s Household Haiku Challenge this week, he has given us look & leaf to use as our prompt words.

#SoCS Limb

Today Linda has given us <i>limb</i> to use as the theme of our Steam of Consciousness posts. This is going to be an interesting challenge.<p>In my line of …

7 Things I Remember From Childhood Which Wouldn't Happen Now

I was just reminiscing about the good old days; those carefree days of being a child when everything was so different. Thank God, some things do …

#Writespiration Pie

Today our prompt word for Sacha’s #Writespiration challenge is <i>pie</i>. We have to write about it in EXACTLY 52 words! Now, despite it not being the …

Third Time Lucky! #MondayFunday🤣

Ooops, I posted the wrong video yesterday! Here is the correct poem about Cupid!<p>Welcome to another #FundayMonday🤣. This time Cupid is in the …