The Conception of Deception

There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Couplet: feel the falsehood

The conception of deception
Lies in the notion of emotion


Monostich: The Perception of a Lisp

From prophetic to pathetic in a breath


Lisps are relatively common and prevalence rates range from 8% to 23% in the general population.

Senyrü: No Escape

running from the past
is like severing the tie
of your own shadow*


*One can temporarily break free of their shadow by jumping.

Free Verse: The Great Misdirected

Looking
at the colour
of someone’s skin
And not
the colour
of their soul


Fib: Fib-o-nac to Fib

Fibs
First
Sweet lies
Stretch outward
Perilous pathways
As spirals of sequenced events


November 23 is celebrated as Fibonacci day because when the date is written in the mm/dd format (11/23), the digits in the date form a Fibonacci sequence: 1,1,2,3.

Six Word Story: Invasion

Did you leave the door open?


Dadku: mascu {   } linity

I fear I’ve become
half the man I used to be
hashtag chainsaw fail


Each year, nearly 30,000 people are injured in chainsaw accidents in the United States alone.

12 thoughts on “The Conception of Deception

  1. This is a great post to read; it has it all, facts, creativity, poetry… I loved the one about the shadow (I’ll have to jump into it!) and the Fibonacci Day. What a fascinating concept.

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  2. Six Word Story: Invasion
    Did you leave the door open?
    “Oh the devil’s inside, you opened the door, you have him a ride 🎶”
    -Lumineers “My Eyes”

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