April Fool’s Showers Haiku Mash
April showers bring May flowers comes from an older reference:
Sweet April showers
Do bring May flowers
which was written as,
Swéete April showers, Doo spring Maie flowers
by a 16th Century poet and farmer Thomas Tusser.
Today we’d probably call him an influencer, self-help writer and Elizabethan bestseller because he wrote the book, A Hundred Good Pointes of Husbandrie which contains advice still widely held in great esteem,
for example,A fool and his money are soon parted.
Time to soak in fun trivia this April Fool’s weekend. Enjoy!
April showers bring
Moodiness saved by brollies