playing at writing

casually

d

r

o

p

p

i

n

g

adverbs

from unrepentant keys

maiming

unsuspecting readers

narrowly

missing the point

plump, wet drops of obsidian

scrawled lackadaisically

… flinging adjectives

castrating connoisseurs

with color

murky

yet,

each silvery word

impregnated

with meaning

~Melanie Thomason

 

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6 responses to “playing at writing

  1. Pingback: playing at writing — Wordifull (from Melanie) | Rethinking Life

  2. Love the vocabulary you use in this! Very fun to read. 🙂

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