Chicago, IL USA
35 years ago today, I graduated from Washington University, Magna Cum Laude and was in a totally different Skin that I am in today. That's of course, because most of us Species 'do shed.' However, it's also a state of mind as to what Skin a person chooses to be in. Today, I don't even feel 35...or even 53, although I am past those 2 figures (while still retaining one) by 3 years.
For the actual compositionary format of SKiN, The Mansucript, I used loads of:
Humor (of course). If it's not funny, it doesn't get typed
Remedies to Racism and Prejudice
Embedded Fables as the Story about Petit Oreilles that will delight audiences of all ages
Haiku...altho mine was 18 syllables and not the customary 17, breaking a few Literary Laws to keep the Copy flowing as it should.
Postulates on how Nature 'leaves' (pun intended)
Puns, of course for those shrewd enough to figure them out
The Understanding of Sets of Pertinent Themes that have been described to you the last few days
Fairy Tale Embedment and
The most discussed Human Interest Topic (ever): Skin...
For still more SKiNsights (SKiN + Insights = SKiNsights) into this Writing, please check back Tomorrow.
Posted on Monday, May 21, 2009 – at 2:18 PM CST
By: ASK: Adrienne Sioux Koopersmith
Author: SKiN ©2009