Literary Mutiny





                 Literary Mutiny

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What happens when overused words rise up?

Literary Mutiny

Mere moment was made mystery

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently;

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently; a rare chance upping frequency.

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently; a rare chance upping frequency. But It might sop the skeptics glee

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently; a rare chance upping frequency. But It might sop the skeptics glee When they, as spectators, have seen

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently; a rare chance upping frequency. But It might sop the skeptics glee When they, as spectators, have seen Why they once paid an entrance fee

Mere moment was made mystery Can't say it happens frequently; a rare chance upping frequency. But It might sop the skeptics glee When they, as spectators, have seen Why they once paid an entrance fee to witness witty poetry.

Lackluster

Lackluster lettered poets’ lines

Lackluster lettered poets’ lines Lack lustre;

Lackluster lettered poets’ lines Lack lustre; leaving lovers blind.

Lackluster lettered poets’ lines Lack lustre; leaving lovers blind. But to that,

Lackluster lettered poets’ lines Lack lustre; leaving lovers blind. But to that, wit quipped, "Love is blind;"

Venus, viewed voiceless.

Her eloquence breaks free;

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless Watching as wit strips

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless Watching as wit strips Syntax shackles, its

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless Watching as wit strips Syntax shackles, its vetoed vowels

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless Watching as wit strips Syntax shackles, its vetoed vowels co-opting consonants

Her eloquence breaks free; waning script without witness A missive, made witless Watching as wit strips Syntax shackles, its vetoed vowels co-opting consonants as prose leaves purple behind.

So where does wit go when running wild?

So where does wit go when running wild? From brilliant brains to mundane minds.

So where does wit go when running wild? From brilliant brains to mundane minds. To make the bland more rhyme inclined.

So where does wit go when running wild? From brilliant brains to mundane minds To make the bland more rhyme inclined, lay levity in ledger lines,

So where does wit go when running wild? From brilliant brains to mundane minds. To make the bland more rhyme inclined. lay levity in ledger lines, and coyly craft some corporate rhymes.

This writer's block

This writer's block fuels a synaptic shock:

This writer's block fuels a synaptic shock: Some fools quickly talk

This writer's block fuels a synaptic shock: Some fools quickly talk but lack will to walk

This writer's block fuels a synaptic shock: Some fools quickly talk but lack will to walk So scared, they balk

'fore some victories,

'fore some victories, failure stalks.

This, the reason:

the persistent rise;

the timid fall.

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