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Parody

I'm a parody!  What are you?
Are you some kind of parody too?
Then there would be a pair of us
And this would be hilarious

How dreary-to-be Serious!
How public-read aloud
Rhetorical runes recited
To a somber crowd


Parody of poem no#288 by Emily Dickinson

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  1. Date: 10/13/2013 8:19:00 AM

    hey, this is cool and finally I found one I never read of your yet!!!

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 10/13/2013 10:11:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much. I love to write parodies. But, I haven't written any lately that I can think of. I'll have to try and correct that.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 1:22:00 PM

    Jon, well done, not sure what kind of paroody I am, I think a combo of serious and silly. Constance

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/26/2012 8:46:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You aren't a parody my dear constance. You are the real thing. An original. A gem.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 10:12:00 AM

    ha! you are so clever! i love your stuff and this one tops the list! (pair of us and hilarious is HILARIOUS!)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/26/2012 8:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    So sweet you are most beautiful ilene. You are always such a boost to my spirit. And I do love your gentle and witty spirit. Happy New Year.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 9:55:00 AM

    Jon, I hadn't known #288 'til now, now I know, and so of course, do you no need for us to be nonplussed because some think a parody unjust Too leery to recite to somebody of amphibian with webbed feet yet parody, like puns is well placed unbogged on this web indiscreet good stuff... ;-)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/26/2012 8:03:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you and Happy New Year.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 8:40:00 AM

    Great poem Jon. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year luv. Hugs and luv, Gail

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/26/2012 7:56:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you. I hope you had a Merry Christmas. And have a Happy New Year.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 8:25:00 AM

    All this mockery and satire is great, Jon. Love it. Only coming from you :) You have a talent at it. Have a lovely Christmas and an incredible, unbelievable New Year. Love ya, Toquyen

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/26/2012 7:51:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Toquyen. I hope your New Year is filled with blessings.
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 3:39:00 AM

    Nice poem, Jon ! MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR! Christmas Hugs from Anne-Lise :)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh Date: 12/24/2012 4:13:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Anne Lise. you just put a big smile on my face. Tell Hubby and your daughter I wish them a Merry Christmas as well.