This week’s challenge is to write a story, limerick or poem on the subject of:
Last week’s challenge was to write about lies. You sent in some strong pieces. Here are a few:
As always, Keith Channing gets in first with something witty:
The greatest of sins is mendacity,
Far better to stick to veracity.
But don’t feign surprise
If you catch me in lies;
I mean well, but lack the capacity.
I’m thrilled to see EDC Writing joining in this week:
To be sucked in
you cross a line
left best a fool
at worst ignored
let conscience air
not skewed desire
step back save face
no mirror lies.
Kevin is up next with a powerful poem:
A secret fire.
They can not shout
Their passion, for Pretty Eyes
Is another guy’s
Truth has gone
And soon people will be talking
About Pretty Eyes
And her lies.
Please visit the super Steve Walsky‘s blog for a ‘lie’ poem:
And here’s another blog (byindiablue) that’s worth viewing for a moving poem on the subject of lies:
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