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The wonderful ALangford wrote a lune that blew my mind a little so I gave the form a try. Please check out ALangford's account! You'l love it

Why I Write, Explaining this Deadly Sin

October 22, 2018

PROMPT: Why I Write

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(i write for sin,
for 'twas in those pleasures
i was conceived.)

in Gluttonous consummation,
indolent fingertips ache for words
to arouse you

where i cannot.
can't kneel and swallow. Envy
disgorges all consumed.

a word mimic
in the name of Pride. 
Greed for grandiloquence.

this, prose, allows
my Wrath to pass idly;
writing unconfrontational Sloth.

pining always about,
plainly, the most palatial pleasure
lust, lust, Lust

Darling, it seems
I am seven out of seven.
ยน
deadly is love.

deadly is pleasure.
pleasurable is death. and so
lovely is sin.
1. I am seven out of eight, actually. Word-Wallowers have prove writing to be the 8th sin
 

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3 Comments
  • ALangford

    i'm laughing i didn't even see the message to readers & then i legit didn't even remember that was my own name but thank u so so much <33 also aren't lunes so much fun


    about 2 years ago
  • ALangford

    i love this to death & the footnote made me giggle a little


    about 2 years ago
  • A person

    Interesting...
    I love it!
    xxx


    about 2 years ago