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· She's My Dad

· A British Petroleum Afternoon

· Mom-in-Law

· That P Word

· Organized Religion

· So Long, Mr. Hot Pants

· Slough of Despond

· Malibu Majesty

· Lament for Eden

· The Faithbug

· Rain of Toxic Terror

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  Dragon Iconoclast
by Iolanthe Woulff
Sunday, June 06, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Possibly I need to to cut back on the caffeine...

I am fell Dragon, called Iconoclast.
Birthed of Byzantine zealot fire,
dauntless, unstoppable,
I shattered to shards graven gods.
Bane of sanctimony,
scorching, withering,
ripping bellies of sacred cows,
puncturing with poison fangs
pufferies esteemed by fools,
I slake my eternal thirst
with blood cascades of
pious persuasions,
Pharisaic professions.
Worshipped across centuries
by word-weapon acolytes
Swift, Wilde, Twain, Parker,
I cast a taloned shadow
into foul nests of pretense.
To purveyors of hypocrisy
I bring ruin, havoc, confusion.
Scurry into your rat holes,
mountebanks and charlatans.
Cower in fear,
feel my descending wings bring doom
upon your precious complacency.
I am fell Dragon, called Iconoclast.
You will not escape me.



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Reviewed by Paul Judges 6/7/2010
Powerfully written !
Reviewed by Dayvid Graybill 6/6/2010
Ye-es! Great writing! I love the metaphors!


Books by
Iolanthe Woulff

She's My Dad

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  1. imaginable possibility
  2. A Woman
  3. The Fighter
  4. I Sprung
  5. fusion of muse
  6. I'll Be Doing It Until I Die
  7. Bedlam in Thibodaux
  8. The Domino Effect
  9. Shoes
  10. synchronized
  11. The Garden of Death
  12. sky of reason
  13. ISIS, et al
  14. Wind
  15. Fifty Bales of Hay....
  16. Speachless
  17. Ahhh . . . Thinking About Things
  18. My Silence
  19. A Few Words About You
  20. Searches of Mine

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