Sunday, May 22, 2016

871 - Bits & Pieces


Three Word Wednesday requires participants
to use the three words of the week in a composition.
The words this week are: enchanted, fanatical and giddy.


A state of your mind:
To seek out the enchanting,
To avoid the dross.


“Oh my giddy aunt!”
Swearing in a gentler age.
The intent’s the same.


The fanatical—
They come from all the extremes:
Social outliers.
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© J Cosmo Newbery 2016
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13 comments:

  1. These bits and pieces feel like a tapestry..nudging at borders..if we take enchantment, giddiness and fanatical to an extreme the intent may well be less benign

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  2. Fanatism seems to grow like weed in gardens or on landfills.

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  3. You have captured fanatical as it is!

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  4. Such a powerful write..!

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  5. Makes me wonder if all three are telling one connected story...

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  6. I am especially worried by the fanatical...........I love the gentler swearing. I remember those days.

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  7. Each holds its share of wit, wisdom and observation.

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  8. Love the second.
    Fear the third.

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  9. Love the different themes: the deep wisdom of the first, the commentary weaving into the third... and the serious playfulness of second, which happens to be my favorite.

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  10. Creating an enchanting personal world and keep clear of the dross is the way to go !

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