Tuesday 27 February 2024

William James Tychonievich - a clerihew*

William James Tychonievich
Once blogged on matters Mormonish
But since his dreams achieved lucidity
It's 24/7 "synchronicity". 


Ben Pratt said...

This is good content.

WJT said...

I don’t think I’ve ever seen anyone rhyme my name with anything, so props for trying! Actually, come to think of it, yours is even harder, so challenge accepted. Give me a few days.

Bruce Charlton said...

@WJT - I didn't think I would get away without retribution...

As for rhymes, according to the reference: "the whole point was the skill in rhyming awkward names", "rhymes are often forced." also "contrived in order to achieve a rhyme."

You may or may not recognize the implied Inklings reference:


Francis Berger said...

Very good! I look forward to reading the "retribution."

Bruce Charlton said...

Check out the responses (including in the comments) over at WmJas's blog


My favourite of the two WmJas did about me, which I think is excellently apposite:

Dr. Bruce
Holds strong views:
Big on Mormons,
Not on Normans.