Offcuts 2010 from the Story Kettle

Offcuts archive for year 2010


bits and pieces, miscellaneous, odds and ends, jumble, all sorts, scraps, this and that, odds and sods, left overs, sundries, other bits, bits and bobs, titbits, snippets, excerpts and words and pictures and tips and recipes



At this time of the year I wish you
Happy Rantings and Ravings!

Xmas is coming: Advent Apple  recipe and Xmas tips and soap and candles and how to baste  recipe

  In the first class at school:
  teacher:  
Next week is the Xmas party, children.
  little voice:  
Please Miss, when is next week?

Sometimes I need your help!

Manchmal brauche ich deine Hilfe.

A-offcuts

34th of August

Startseite

After invading Australia Adolf Hitler paid a visit to Ayers Rock and said that he would like a Vegemite sandwich before attacking New Zealand.

how to web

Wo ist der Schwimmer im deinem Klo?

Einem Pfau können wir aber im Gegensatz zu den Flamingos die Flügel nicht stutzen, weil der Pfau die Nacht auf dem Baum verbringt.

dolt

blue bridge

Print your own BIRTHDAY CALENDAR

Sitemap

Hugh Paddick pushing a little lawn mower to and fro
and singing “Eine kleine Mähmaschine.”

web design links

The term comes from the trail of bread crumbs left by Hansel and Gretel in the popular fairytale.

no such page

Beschnittenes Brot bitte!

altar – table for killing animals on.

laugh

I've got toes at the end of my feet.

brother
You play with an ogre who is not there.
He was never so large.
He mended your clothes.
He was never so certain.
He is still there.

Privacy Policy

Worauf steht ein Blumentopf?

ring
He wanted to know.
He took it off.
How many years?
He wanted to know.
He put it back on.

sister

Die Analität des Wachstums ist enorm!

I sit here.
I know that I am crazy.
So it is.
The neighbours know that.
That I am crazy.
No one can change this.
I sit here.

car test

Vorne pfui, hinten pfui!

1 5 6. 404

We live on a tilted planet.

sandwich song

The baby screams.
Does it sound horrible?
Does it sound beautiful?
Is someone strangling the baby?
The baby screams.
Does it sound beautiful!
Is someone strangling the baby?
Oooooh! Twist that little neck!

Hast Du Salz an den Kartoffeln?

only one crown

green orbs dancing in your water glass
green spheres dancing in your water glass
green grapes dancing in a glass of fizzy water

fly by night

distinquich is not distinguished

“Politicians that I have known and eaten”

Für die nächste Übung benötigen Sie zwei tiefgefrorene Putenbeine.
Halten Sie die zwei Beine je in einer Hand, hoch über den Kopf,
und singen:
Wir nehm'n die Putenbeine. Bang! Bang!
Wir schlag'n sie zusammen. Bang! Bang!

Tanzen Sie in einen kleinen Kreis und
wiederholen Sie die Übung bis die Putenbeine getaut sind.

every day is not everyday

NO-words

Are dogs the only animals that go around
with their arse holes stuck up in the air?

hire a choir

All the ball bearings were in the left side of my head and one by one they rolled over to the right side of my head. My brain was being reset.

Wintersturm
Wind schlägt die Äste von den Bäumen.
Tote Eule auf dem Rasen.
Wolken in einer Autobahn.
Wintersturm so gefährlich.

tranged

2012

multi-part stories

crazy again

Perhaps I had eaten a policeman on the way home.

andere Geschichten  Deutch

I'm the sort of person that likes to have his back to the wall.

Red stripe on the ceiling?
Put the top back on the tomato ketchup!

rusty buckets

genocide in Bagshot

Bauschaum the monster

Schmerzgeschichten  Deutch

worse than poetry

DIY

Hauptseite

how to web

I've got Potsdam on my mind.

Glienicker Brücke

special characters

rant and rave
what does it bring?
I am your lover.

klebrige Rübensirupgeschichten  Deutch

Print your own Herb and Spice Chart  recipe

You are not a man.
You are not a woman.
You are a hunter.

hire a choir

There was a naked girl lying face down on the bed.
Well, I've got to have somewhere to park the bike.

contact

I had with my steak,
onions, mushrooms and peaches all fried together.

Er heißt Tankwart,
er hat sich betankt.
Er heißt Dankwart,
er hat sich bedankt.

Torkle

three parents

power

He strung a hammock between the trees.

link to this site

But Peter I want all of you.

picture of the author covered in green paint

I was too late to the end of the bottle.

There was a naked girl lying face down on the bed:
bottoms and bottoms up and bottom free and bottom it

Wiederholungen noch mal!
Summer time – and the repeats are so easy!

Do you want to print this?
Herb and Spice Chart  recipe

Do you want to print this?
BIRTHDAY CALENDAR

Klick auf den Kessel für Home!

Do you want to learn this?
English

German flag

how to web

Hallo Ihr Glücklichen,
herzlichen Dank für die Einladung zu Eurer Hochzeit am 31.04.1999.
Wir freuen uns und werden gern kommen.
Wir haben ein Zimmer im Hotel Alte Kloschüssel gebucht.
Alle Glückwünsche, Gertrud und Hans!


dog
eat
dog

more watts

I was a bit crazy then
but now I'm really crazy.

Dies ist zu viel für Dich!

Wood that I would steel them away.

funny clothes

I used to live in the White House
until I painted it yellow.
Now I live in the Yellow House.

Der Arzt wollte eine Hafenrundfahrt machen.

no squares

The world goes? the heaven or the dogs.

Er geht die Kellertreppe runter.
Er wollte noch einen Schnaps.
Er war total besoffen und stolperte.
Er zertrümmerte sein Gehirn total.

pond

bar brawl

He sat in the corner and cried.

Gestern konnte ihm aber die Polizei nicht mehr helfen, ein Lkw hat ihn erwischt.

It was late in the last millennium.

icons

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odd words

Er war ein Vorwandelement.
Mit kaltem Dichtstoff
auf dem bleichen Waschtisch.
Er war ein Vorwandelement.

HTML colours

NO-words

Come to me!
I need you what!
Take that thing!
Who needs that now.
Over the hill is she not.
Ah my ideas are at end.
Oh my ideas are not for you.

train set

Detlef Tankwart, Sandy Plomb, Feif Starr, Ellpi Gee, Hei Poy tun was?

Brain surgery using Whitworth spanners.

gnarled gnome

POST CARD
THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE

Liechtenstein

Big Bumpy was a VW camper.

Säbelzahntiger hatten stramme Beine.

Pig Wellington  recipe

Are you a target? Oh yes!
This website is aimed at the English and German speaking world.

rudy duck

I think I better not!

Gordon Blue  recipe

Belgium flag

Kuhsaft ist weiß. Bienenklebe ist süß.

stories to make you cry

Ich habe alle Tassen, bloß der Schrank fehlt.

train set

First Hildesheimer, then Mannheimer and then Alzheimer.

picture gallery 3

Erst Hildesheimer, dann Mannheimer und dann Alzheimer.

cremulator – a machine for pulverising burned bone into ash

adolescence

Wrap your knuckles in a paper bag!

rubber face

Hut mi din!
This is what my little brother said when he had hurt his head.

riddle

Winsor

Battered babies are normally not deep fried.

Deckel drauf!

picture gallery 2

Bang at the legs and it could be right.

attack

Saw you naked,
all without.
Did I want you?
No, without I.
Come to me!

Meine Billen sind kalt.

He put the hacksaw blade through the handle of the cup.
He sawed the handle off.
The people said that he was crazy.
How could he disappoint them?

Crimson daisies are what you don't need.

Leaky

Collioure et Honfleur

cry

He sat in the corner and cried.

picture gallery 1

Ehemann einbetoniert und verbrannt – aber nicht getötet.

angst

Whenever I met Clothmop
she buried her head in my cleavage.

author covered in cashew nuts

You probably think that I am arrogant.
What right have I to write about you?

Ein US-Bürger hat dort versucht,
eine mausetote Beutelratte wiederzubeleben.

bath trap

love

Celebrate being one thousand when you reach 83 years and 4 months.

stories to make you laugh

watchin' Captain Kangaroo

tanker trouble

We met a dog's bone.
Or is it?
We met a dog's bonnet.
I can't read my own writing!

It was a scream that you did not want to hear again in your life;
outside on the Mile End Road a woman made her last sound.

small heat

Auf der A8 kam es zu einer Massenkarambolage.

Arrest that man, he's only got one thumb.

chopped veg

I used the indicative in the street the other day.

Ever seen twenty-year-olds playing like little kids in the snow?
Ever seen Australians in snow for the first time in their lives?

what is?

Remember to click on next> for the next story> in the sequence.

T-Hype ist dein Partner für Heuchelei!

love nest

Wo bin ich jetzt?

software links

Redirection Index

Brauchen wir so viel Technologie?

Did you write with a German-English dick-and-harry?
Write in a language, don't write with a language.

404

Don't argue with a man who is sharpening knives.

Fliegen ist für die Vögel!

There's a koala bear hanging in the tree at the bottom of the garden.
But I don't live in Australia,
and my better half says it's just an old plastic bag.
There's a koala bear hanging in the tree at the bottom of the garden.

Viscous dogs are hard to stir.

Please do not take Peggy downstairs!

Die Flasche, die Flasche, ich reibe sie gegen meine Wange.

If I go to a snake-bar, what do I get to eat?

D&C stories

In which country do people laugh at themselves?

There is a madman around and it's not me.

Ich möchte gern meinen eigenen Kopf einschlagen.

A bit repetitive!

The neighbours have finally got rid of their Xmas tree;
so I can throw all the offcuts from 2009 into
offcuts 2009 and start the new year 2010.

Where am I?
I must cry. I hear an old forgotten song on the radio.
I turn up the volume. Where am I? The tears run down my face.
Why do I do this? My upbringing says men don't cry.
That helps me none. Stream tears. I stand here and cry.

new old

I have forgotten it.

Wirewind was a trawler.

underware

Debbie and Cheby are well and truly dead.
We are living on the other side of the planet with Elvis and the two Perverts.

Man muss die Geschenke Gottes ausnutzen.

green flares and canned heat

hotel

Donut rises here
In the little town of Donutschlingen is the source of the Donut,
the great river that runs through most of our continent.
The nearby town of Donutquetschen also claims to have
the source of the Donut, a very deep pool which divers say,
reaches almost to the centre of the planet.

Das Etwas darf scharf sein, aber können Sie es sehen?

She was the sister of the guy.
Yeah, she was so big, with freckles in her face.
She looked at me.
What do'yer want from me?
You want I grab you under my arm and carry you away?
I followed her.
Where was she going to?

news links

He rubbed his dirty knickers over the walls.
It made him feel better.

Bitte lachen!!! Können Sie?  Deutch

Oh, little girl, what are you dreaming about tonight?

How high is the snow is illegal in this country.

fumble

Fliegende Flügel

It's not true that some of the members of my family are mad,
some are crazy.

rocket pesto  recipe

The red buses go to Reading because they are red.

GOOD READ – Die meisten Geschichten auf dieser Website
sind auf Englisch. Es gibt Sammlungen von Kurzgeschichten –
siehe Sitemap. Es gibt Langgeschichten die aus Kurz-
geschichten bestehen – siehe GOOD READ – Beispiele
sind Frau Alpert und Cuthbert.

dogs

oclonophone

about this site

story links

Remember to click on next> for the next story> in the sequence.

The neighbours have finally got rid of their Xmas tree;
so I can throw all the offcuts from 2009 into
offcuts 2009 and start the new year 2010.

good read

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