Spin 😏

The following is a reactionary poem riffing off Emily Dickinson’s Tell all the truth but tell it slantβ€”(#1263). Reading her poem, I thought about how much images have come to stand in for language since Dickinson, as well as the relationship between our expressions of truth and our communication devices.


Sell all desires and spin them new β€”

Success in Circuit lies

In kindling customer Delight

When viral Needs meet eyes

As Cravings to the Masses rouse

Without a notice why

The Campaign must dull gradually

So all consumers buy β€”

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