Get Your Premium Membership

The Victory of Rhetoric

Admit defeat, truth.
Me, I have bold conviction...
all you have is proof. 

9th June 2019
For Magicicada 13 or 17 Contest
Hosted by Maureen Mcagreavy

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019

Post Comments
Please Login to post a comment
Date: 6/24/2019 6:50:00 PM
Well done Nina, you said succinctly what I said in my poem Sincerity versus truth, I like it!
Login to Reply
Date: 6/22/2019 6:25:00 PM
cheeky, inspiration, truth, you do these well, if I go your well will tell cheeky, inspiration, truth, my ocean my sail :)
Login to Reply
Date: 6/21/2019 2:06:00 PM
A wise little piece!
Login to Reply
Date: 6/19/2019 8:37:00 PM
Wow... that is the "post-truth" phenomena poetically summed up! ;D Brilliant work, Nina!
Login to Reply
McFerran Avatar
Rhona McFerran
Date: 6/20/2019 2:11:00 AM
Me, too!!
Parmenter Avatar
Nina Parmenter
Date: 6/20/2019 1:02:00 AM
Thank you Rhona - it does terrify me!
Date: 6/18/2019 7:59:00 PM
Ha, ha! This should have been the poem of the day. Surely it is the 'mantra of today.' Good luck in the contest, Nina. Best wishes, Gershon
Login to Reply
Date: 6/13/2019 12:05:00 AM
Sadly, swagger sinks science swiftly!
Login to Reply
Date: 6/12/2019 3:25:00 PM
Well done Nina great job! You check mated then!;)
Login to Reply
Date: 6/11/2019 5:31:00 PM
Game, set and match! You win the custard, Nina.
Login to Reply
Date: 6/10/2019 6:45:00 PM
...and the proof is in the pudding.....all I want to know is who put the truth the pudding.....Chicken Little was Right....
Login to Reply
Parmenter Avatar
Nina Parmenter
Date: 6/11/2019 1:26:00 AM
But the pudding is but a means to the custard...
Date: 6/9/2019 5:45:00 PM
Great, Nina. Love it.
Login to Reply
Parmenter Avatar
Nina Parmenter
Date: 6/11/2019 1:27:00 AM
Thank you Line!