Toves don’t know about wabe
but when borogroves wake up
in the momeraths, my Jabberwock
are totally unable to open fully.
I don’t know about you but when I wake up in the morning my eyes are totally unable to open fully. It didn’t use to be that way but now that I am older some things just don’t work as well as they used to. Know what I mean?
But this has been a blessing in disguise for me and whether you are the same or not, the lessons I learned from it has been a source of motivation for me and will, for sure and for certain, be one for you.
These lessons can be summarized in the 3 questions I ask myself every day…
Found Poetry Review (FPR) Challenge – IMPROMPTU #2 – Guest Poet Collier Nogues offered a “Junk Mail” prompt. Check Out the Post here:
You can start with any piece of junk mail or advertising, or any legal document or bureaucratic form (it’s tax time!).
- Choose a few sentences.
- Remove the nouns.
- Replace them with, words from a poem you’ve abandoned, words from one or more poems you love (by anyone, yourself included), or any other source that works.
- From there, work what you’ve got into a poem.