Welcome to benandverse.com, the home of Ben & Verse - over 200 pearls of wisdom from Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard: An Almanac, each one interpreted as a modern verse 'jingle' by John D McCall. Also included are a Ben bio, Ben's 13 virtues and Ben on Civilized Ways.
Also on this site: Phony Pearls of Fictitious Wisdsom - John McCall's other writings. Help for writers
in the form of Clerihew verse, a rhyming dictionary, jingles for the I Ching, short stories and more!
Product of a Mature Mind.)
Some Rights Reserved
This work is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License.
(In other words, please feel free to quote any part of this website at any length,
attributing the quote to John D. McCall, preferably with a reference to the website)