Digger Harman, an Antipodean McGonagall

Digger Harman, an Antipodean McGonagall

In the annals of bad doggerel verse one name – William Topaz McGonagall – stands head and shoulders above all others. McGonagall’s tortured meters and forced rhymes are so gob-smacking as to be legendary. His volumes of self-styled “poetic gems” are so exceptionally bad they have won the hearts of many loyal followers around the […]

The doggerel verse of Arthur George Harman rivals William McGonagall at his worst. The ex-Great War digger’s writings on major events of his day are so bad they are almost good. Become a subscriber to red more, and to access free downloads of Harman’s pamphlets. Website Membership