TIME in L.A. 3/30 (7-8 PM Bronze Time) Starting tomorrow, the
topic is a Buffy episode per day?|
Welcome to TEA TIME in L.A. (7-8 PM
Bronze Time) . . .
Posted by: forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 6:59
. . . where we polish our
pointy tongues by talking in
Furious?<g> . . .See the TEA TIME &
the link to today's sonnet, #16 . . . the last
GOOD IDEA? Starting tomorrow, Sunday
the topic of each
daily TEA TIME thread will be
an episode of
Buffy the Vampire Slayer . . .
the beginning . . .
SUN 3/31 #1 "Welcome
To the Hellmouth"
MON 4/1 #2
TUE 4/2 #3 "The
WED 4/3 #4
THU 4/4 #5 "Never
Kill A Boy On The First
FRI 4/5 #6 "The
SAT 4/6 #7
OUR CHALLENGE (while
sharpening our slayer tongues) is
to use the
discipline of rhetorical verse to squeeze
all "the juice"
there is to be squeezed from
the artistic and cultural power source
Buffy the Vampire
that everyone will know the topic in advance,
you'll have time to "distill"
your most profound thoughts about each
episode you wish to explore . . . into a sonnet to
during Tea Time (if you
TEA TIME hour is . . .
4-5 PM in Los
7-8 PM in New York City
and in the Bronze
12-1 AM in
London (11PM-Midnight from
10-11 AM in
Sydney (9-10AM after 3/31 due to U.S.
I'll be here until
8:PM Bronze time . .
Well, once again we've come to TEA TIME'S
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 8:02
Remember all . . . the
rules here do not bend.
Tomorrow's all new!
Watch "Welcome To the
again . . . the first time.
With the topic known . .
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:58
Feel free to prepare
to share at TEA TIME.
will come when you're not
Tea time's "exercise."
to flow from your slayer tongue
claim, is useful.
(4) And there is value
I will not discuss now
that comes from
Tomorrow's Topic . . .
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:49
. . . is "Welcome To
The first episode.
watch it again
and see what still touches
Where is it's beauty?
(3) Then write a
condensing its highest art
(in my eyes, of
Well, that's two
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:44
I'll rest my sonnet
for a few minutes.
[2.4] And here we meet to exercise our
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:40
A savvy slayer has
good words and lungs.
2.1 - 2.4 complete a second
[2.3] Now, in the Buffy context, think of
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:37
training to perfect her force.
muscles went through many miles
Kicks and stabs, of course.
[2.2] If you have time, please look at
what I wrote
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:32
about the reasons
I post sonnets here.
It is a sonnet sequence I
in this thread. But the link will
make it clear.
#4-7 WHY I POST IN
SHAKESPEAREAN SONNETS (4-sonnet
2 - tid=48152
ASIDE TO KRAUT
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:27
link to the FAQ
that's mentioned up
[2.1] If we go back to Buffy
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:25
and watch each episode
with brand new eyes
that seek the greatest beauty
-- and the fun --
and see what better insights
School`s been out
kraut - Mar 30, 2002, 7:23
so , please, what`s
I honestly forgot.
. . to write in Shakespeare's form here in the
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:18
In versifying coolness
. . . I'm the Fonz. <ewg>
previous 3 posts, plus this one, complete
Each line I'm writing now's done in real
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:14
sonneteering skills --
composing in iambic and
Will I lure other folks . . . against
their wills . . .
have a tape of ev'ry episode . . .
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:10
and though I've
watched them all. Perhaps again,
but this time
seeking a new mother lode
of insight --using
verse to get new spin.
It came to me this morning in the show'r
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:07
that random daily
topics aren't so hot.
Perhaps there was a path
with greater pow'r
to mine the best of Buffydom .
. . or not? <smile>
FOOTNOTES: PREVIOUS TEA TIME RELATED
forensicpopouri - Mar 30, 2002, 7:00
Question for a Brit: When is Tea
3/22/02 Quote Of Joss Whedon Post
About The Bronze from 5/21/00 -
PREVIOUS TEA TIME
3/20/02 tid=47264 #1 Tea Time!
(Yanks steal tea time from the British)
tid=47816 #2 "Constructive Praise" (What Do We Hold
3/22/02 tid=48211 #3 Joss Whedon & The
3/23/02 tid=48693 #4 Giles' Daylight Savings
Time (& naughty Sing-Along)
3/24/02 tid=49105 #5
3/25/02 tid=49423 #6 If You Could
Speak One Haiku To Joss
3/26/02 tid=49999 #7 The
Powers That Tea Proclaim: Verse Only (Marsters
3/27/02 tid=50583 #8 All Musical
3/28/02 tid=51074 #9 Sonnet School for
Slayers? (I'm Your Watcher, Now<g>)
tid=51994 #10 Fun?
PREVIOUSLY POSTED TEA TIME
#1: BEYOND "NORMAL AGAIN" -
#2: RILEY & SAM'S GROWN-UP-ITUDE -
#3: WHAT DO WE HOLD SACRED? -
#4-7 WHY I POST IN SHAKESPEAREAN SONNETS
2 - tid=48152
#8 DOUBLEMEAT MORALITY -
#9-12 ALL MUSICAL BUFFY (4-sonnnet
2 - tid=50575
#13-14 SONNET SCHOOL FOR SLAYERS -
#15 BRING THE FUN IN -
SATIRICAL SONG 3/23/02
Nude-Platoon Drill Sargeant Review of Season 6 ("Dead
Things") - tid=48604
(OT) OSCAR "RACE" 3/25/02 - tid=49359
SCENE SATIRE:SUMMERS' KITCHEN -DAY (Anti-Dawn)