A Quadrille of Qs

Quiet all around
from the quarterdeck I spied
the quick quillback
I heard a quack
Saw a quark and a quist
quickly glide away

My phone camera rolled
but quonk querked the video
and it quit

The great Quarterback above
chuckled at my quest

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I decided to have a little fun today with De Jackson’s call for Quadrilles including the work quick dVerse Poets Pub at today. There’s never been a “Q” word used for Quadrille Monday before, she says. So I took it up a notch and using http://www.wordhippo.com found as many words that began with Q and ended with K or T as I could.

About Linda Kruschke

I am a Jesus Freak, and I don't care who knows it. I am a wife, mother, sister, aunt, daughter, and friend. My blood family is only part of the larger family of Christ that I belong to. I love to write, especially about my dear Savior.
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27 Responses to A Quadrille of Qs

  1. Lona Gynt says:

    This quadrille is a real Q-T !!! 😉

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Mish says:

    A very entertaining response to the prompt…love all the “q” words and you made them word quite nicely!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. You went ‘Q” Quazy with this one. Fun!

    Liked by 2 people

  4. jillys2016 says:

    Quirky and quite delightful! Quintessentially written 😉

    Liked by 1 person

  5. One of the best things about the great Quarterback is how he can change the play call to make it all turn out the way it should. Love this. Did you write it while watching football?

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  6. Love the quirky response… the great quarterback is happy

    Liked by 1 person

  7. sanaarizvi says:

    “Loved this bit “quonk querked the video”.. Beautifully done! ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  8. You quickly cultivated my questing curiosity with your skillful quill! The great quarterback in the sky must be proud of the poets queueing to quote you!

    Liked by 1 person

  9. Frank Hubeny says:

    I especially liked the sound in these two lines: “but quonk querked the video
    and it quit”

    Liked by 1 person

  10. The Q’s are delightful. I too loved “quonk querked the video”.
    -HA

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  11. Singledust says:

    a most brilliant quadrille, using the momentum of a subject matter, I enjoyed the little drama unfolding

    Liked by 1 person

  12. Grace says:

    So many Q words….. this is my favorite part: but quonk querked the video
    and it quit…..

    Liked by 1 person

  13. whimsygizmo says:

    Nice! Love this, Linda. What fun!

    Liked by 1 person

  14. Beverly Crawford says:

    I hate when “quonk qwerks” the video! Nice wealth of Q’s, clever and fun.

    Liked by 1 person

  15. Debbie says:

    You certainly Did kick it up a notch with your Q Quadrille! Today we saw call you the Queen of Quadrille! :).

    Liked by 1 person

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