Once again, this sample is from Facebook, but this time with an identified user, Ben Richards. The strength here is the strong optimism of the text contrasted by the dismal conclusion, supported by the iconic figure of Cthulhu, who is most optimistic about his/its destroying practices. Villains gotta vil and monsters gotta mash. This is a strong visual reminder about leopards, spots, politics, and how even the best intentions sometimes end up.
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Author of the poetry collection The Tethered Ground and Professor of English at Missouri State University. Contact me for readings or for workshops on writing/publishing and on teaching writing online. View all posts by llcadle