For our MMWP this week, let’s write a poem, essay or short fiction in which we use a commercial product as a metaphor.
1. a figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to something to which it is not literally applicable in order to suggest a resemblance.
2. something used, or regarded as being used, to represent something else; emblem; symbol.
I’ve chosen Trident Layers Chewing Gum–in case you haven’t had it, it comes in three layers of flavors. Here’s how I compared it to a sunset:
Trident Layers ™
Bite into it.
sky at dusk—
a bronze goddess.
beauty and pain.
the taste of longing
I hope you will post a link to your work in the comments section of this post!