Fugitive Fragments

by Mike McGuire

On Irony

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Defect of mollusc germinates

Pure pearl of phosphene sphere

Effulgence from pestilence

Adonic from diseased

 

Albino fawn is ostracized

It dies for its own gloss

Travesty anomalous

Another Hephaestus

 

The burden of uniqueness

The gift that comes from blight

All paradox of nature

Ironic archetypes

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13 thoughts on “On Irony

  1. Beautiful. so well thought out and written

  2. Stretches my brain

  3. What fun to say out loud. Then add eggnog :-)

    • Someone’s getting into the spirit of the season a bit early – good on you (: I am pleased that you noted the phonetic qualities Jackie and would love you to do a celebrity guest reading on SoundCloud to add to the post. Per favore?

  4. Such a wonderful touch to weave nature and mythology in this poetic statement – definately unique.

  5. Wow, excellent choices of words!

  6. Heartafire on said:

    love the finish, Mike, perfect.

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