2017 April PAD Challenge: Day 6

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New day, new city. We've made it to Austin--just in time to write a new poem.

For today’s prompt, write a poem about a sound. The poem could be about a small sound, a loud sound, a happy sound, or a creepy sound. And yes, music sounds count as well.

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Here’s my attempt at a Poem About a Sound:

“pulling to a stop”

pulling to a stop
because of hail
clunk clunk clunking

on the car's hood
& windshield
i can't help but

worry about what
the car behind
me will do &

wonder if the storm
has any surprise
twisters waiting

to strike out

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Robert Lee Brewer is Senior Content Editor of the Writer’s Digest Writing Community and author of Solving the World’s Problems (Press 53). He has driven through hail a few times, and it's always loud and scary.

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