NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Thirty – Lather, Rinse, Repeat

Four years of participation under my belt…but only the second time I’ve completed all 30 days. Go, me. Today’s final prompt is to write a poem about something that happens again and again.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Nine – Free Assoc-aition

…aaaaaand we’re winding down here at NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt wants us to pick a concrete noun from a favorite poem and then free-associate for a few minutes to write a poem of our own around that noun.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Eight – Skeltonic Verse

Today’s prompt wants us to write a bunch of short rhyming verses with no particular rhythm aside from two strong stressed words in each verse, generally about something humorous. And the rhyming needs to run out of steam.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Seven – Tasty Ghazal

It’s all about taste today at NaPoWriMo. The prompt wants us to explore our sense of taste. Literally? Figuratively? Well…I’ve been needing to unload this for awhile, now. Turn it into art, lest it fester.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Six – Future Dig

Today’s prompt asks us to consider what a future archaeologist might conclude about one of our modern objects found at a dig.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Five – Corners

I may just get caught up yet. Today’s prompt wants us to explore a small, defined space that is personally meaningful.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Four – Of Medieval Monks and Marginalia

Who knew monks doodled while they worked? Monday’s prompt suggests that we take our poetry inspiration from this particular kind of art.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Three – Elevenie

Thanks to a concert on 4/23 during my usual poetry-pondering time, I’m a day behind. I will endeavor to catch up, so what will likely happen is I’ll be posting the 4/30 poem on 5/1.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty Two – Of Fattening Dung and Insufferable Fratboys

In honor of Earth Day (shouldn’t every day be Earth Day?), the prompt for today is to write a Georgic poem. The link given to learn about this style of poem was useless, aside from reciting the history of Publius Vergilius Maro, aka Virgil, who invented it. Not an example to be found.

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NaPoWriMo 2017 Day Twenty – Give a Poem a Sporting Chance

Today’s prompt calls for sports lingo to be incorporated into a poem. I am not a sports fan. At all. So where do I go for ‘inspiration’ for today’s poem?

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