Canopied Calliope

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    A silly play on words...

    Canopied Calliope



    Canopied Calliope,
    Superfluously Sublime.
    Serenity's Soliloquy,
    Superlative Sacred Rhymes.

    Tangerine Listerine,
    Cerebral Censored Crimes.
    Phosphorescent Movie Screens.
    Fluorescent Shoe Shines.

    Serpendine Jelly Beans,
    Pickled Pepper Pops.
    Piccadilly Popsicles,
    Corrugated Cough Drops.

    Immitation imagination,
    Maniacal mayhem.
    Mystical mutilation,
    Sobrietol social sham.

    Weerie Weather Worrywarts,
    Magical Mini Mimes.
    Egotistical escorts,
    Whimsical wind chimes.

    Pretzel Pasted Potato Chips,
    Conceptually Clear Craisins.
    Lollipop loopty loops,
    Candy Coated Cravings.

    Marmalade Lemonade,
    Ice Crematorium Shells.
    Cascades of Cellophane,
    Colloquial Quested Quells.

    Simulated Silly Saunters,
    Recreational Reprieves,
    Stimulated Safe Crackers,
    Semi-sensational severed sleeves.

    Canopied Calliope,
    Synchronized Circus tunes,
    Cavalcades of Parade fav's.
    Carnivalesque choral croons.


    Copyright © October 2009
    Kevin Mooney


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    laurilang5 commented on Canopied Calliope

    11-22-2009

    Oh Kevin this is so fun. I love how the sounds of the words play together, would be great to hear you read this one. I have always found the Carnivale slightly terrifying and yet so...delicious. You captured it so well, excellent work.

    knight4696 commented on Canopied Calliope

    11-09-2009

    What do you have a rhyming dictionary? LOL :) Great job Kevin! Thanks, now I got to go get my tweezers to untwist my tongue! :) Ken

    danmartyjake1 commented on Canopied Calliope

    11-01-2009

    Simply wonderful rhyming and sentiments displayed and enjoyed here. Great write! 10.

    StandingBear commented on Canopied Calliope

    10-31-2009

    Interesting, very interesting the word games you play. I can see a new version of scrabble in the works. Nice!

    lucky62 commented on Canopied Calliope

    10-30-2009

    Where do you find these strange subjects to rhyme about a very eclectic interesting man made machine........

    Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion.

    T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) American-English poet and playwright.

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