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March 06, 2020


Brilliant ! Spins the plates tectonic!

I suppose you drove up there on the Teconic. (Or is it Taconic?) Well, to worry is moronic.

Terence Winch's “Microelectronic Sonnet” offers both insight and hindsight buoyed by some waggish wordplay evoking the past of a relationship, whether with the Muse or a conjured lover, in a uniquely configured end-rhyme scheme of “aaa aaa aaa aaa aa.” The poem ranges from subsonic to ultrasonic, with an architectonic, ever chthonic and bionic, though never bubonic, style imbued at times by a cyclonic polyphonic that never slips into the megaphonic or sermonic even though it may appear macaronic but is, in fact, summoning an euphonic and thus iconic impression of Napoleonic, nay tectonic impact. (I hope my comment isn't too shambolic or causes colic.)

There's nothing better than a good onic.

Earle---I think you just wrote "Microelectronic Sonnet 2"

Well, thank you Bob.

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