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Malapropisms and Mondegreens Contest


Blog Posted:6/13/2013 6:15:00 AM
OK, time for some hard work from all you maroons.
I respect some real extinguished poetry from you this time.
A nice derangement of words that are easily reprehended, OK?
Some poetry that reaches the pineapple of perfection, for all intensive purposes.
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  1. Date: 6/13/2013 8:49:00 AM
    Haha looks like you've already mastered this, Roy! "Pineapple of perfection" was my favourite. Very interesting idea for a contest. Let's see if I can come up with anything half as clever as you and Cyndi...

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  1. Date: 6/13/2013 7:56:00 AM
    http://www.poetrysoup.com/poems_poets/poem_detail.aspx?ID=377445 http://www.poetrysoup.com/poems_poets/poem_detail.aspx?ID=377409 Hey, I've been called Agatha, here... as in Christie. I like looking for things... lol... smiles from Cyndi... this should see some poets grapplewading into the deep.. ;)

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    Jerden Avatar Roy Jerden Date: 6/13/2013 10:19:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, Cyndi. I actually changed the theme from what I was originally considering, which was just use of unusual combinations of rare words. BTW, I'm not considering a Joycean or Carrollean approach to neologisms, only malapropisms or mondegreens.
  1. Date: 6/13/2013 7:51:00 AM
    http://www.poetrysoup.com/poetry_contests/member_contest_details.aspx?ContestID=1605 check this out! This guy rocked the Joycean... will find some poems he inspired.

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  1. Date: 6/13/2013 7:49:00 AM
    Okay, so that is what you had up your sieve, croodling the thoughtlings but keeping the meaningfilled. Yes, it was KIRBY you were looking for... abso-bloody-lutely. Be right back... Cyndi

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