Song Parodies

RevolverThumbby Timothy Lane
I like to do all sorts of parodies (mostly political; Obama has been a great inspiration in that respect). Many of these are song parodies, and here are a few from issue 216 of FOSFAX. More » • (1858 views)

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The Girl With Treponema

by Timothy Lane9/5/18

(With apologies to Norman Gimbel)

Tall and thin and young and foxy,
The girl with treponema is poxy,
So when she passes each boy she passes moans “Oh!”
When she moves she makes a spiral
That makes her videos go viral,
But when she passes each boy she passes must go. More » • (44 views)

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Autumn is Upon Us

by Brad Nelson9/24/17

I had promised Gibblet a haiku contest or exhibition of some sort way back when. Well, the coming of fall seems as good a time as any to dust off our creative, touchy-feely muscles. More » • (939 views)

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The Magic Summer

by David Norris8/2/17

It was a sunny summer day and the children were playing in the field. In the distance they saw an old man with a cane, struggling to walk in the noon day heat. More » • (280 views)

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Something Seems Wrong

by Fashqn6/3/17

We’ll eagerly sit and watch a good movie- for 2 hrs or perhaps even 3

But church for more than an hour? – really?? um…are you kidding me?

We’ll spend time at another ballgame-even in the hottest part of day

But think even 5 to 10 minutes- is quite an awfully long time to pray More » • (579 views)

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It’s Not About Me

by Fashqn5/24/17

I’m not enough, a flawed human and that’s why

You had to come to earth; You had to die

I will never be ‘right’ in every way

So You chose to give up Your life that day More » • (627 views)

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I Know

by Fashqn1/31/17

I know the frustration you feel
When you slowly sit down to pray
Wondering if you’ll feel My presence
Or find the right words to say More » • (1105 views)

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The Dream Poem

by Fashqn1/26/17

I still remember a dream where you spoke to me with love
Assuring me that one day I’d be with you in Heaven above More » • (667 views)

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Your Mother’s Words

by Fashqn1/9/17

I wrote this for the daughter of a friend who just passed away, but I hope it can comfort others who have lost their moms More » • (655 views)

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I Love You Anyway

by Fashqn1/5/17

Even when there’s total quiet every time I pray
I choose to trust that You are there
I love you anyway More » • (752 views)

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I woke this morning

by Fashqn1/5/17

I woke this morning , darkness tried to say
It’s going to be another dreary, sad day
But I passed a stranger in the store
Who gave me a smile and something more
She reminded me that God is good More » • (481 views)

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Prisoner of Treason

by Gibblet11/12/16

Icy prison of deep cold blue.
An army of one: abandoned and alone.
Freedom’s voice is raised in vain and dies
waiting for an echo which never returns. More » • (649 views)

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