2014 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 27

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Happy Thanksgiving! I'm going to run a 5-mile race this morning before settling in for some food, football, and family.

For today's prompt, write an appreciative poem.


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Here's my attempt at an Appreciative poem:


this family & mess
of food we're about to eat
before kicking up our feet.


Robert Lee Brewer is Senior Content Editor of the Writer’s Digest Writing Community and author of the poetry collection, Solving the World’s Problems (Press 53). He edits Poet’s Market, Writer’s Market, and Guide to Self-Publishing, in addition to writing a free weekly WritersMarket.com newsletter and poetry column for Writer’s Digest magazine.


He is appreciative of appreciative people. And poetry, of course. Always poetry.

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