Mr Icarus


My response to Carol Ann Duffy’s poem Mrs Icarus.

Mr Icarus fluttered too close
To the sun and his wings became toast
You may think his dream
Was rather extreme
But at least he soared higher than most!

© D. K. Janotta 2013

Here’s a link to a commentary on Mrs Icarus.



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