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2021 April PAD Challenge Countdown: T-minus 4

Poem along with the second ever April PAD Challenge Countdown, in which Robert Lee Brewer shares a prompt and a poem (to get things started) in the 10 days leading up to the 2021 April Poem-A-Day Challenge. For today's prompt, write a universal poem.

For today’s prompt, write a universal poem. The poem could be about a universal truth, universal experience, or a film from Universal Pictures. There's an entire universe worth of material for today's poem.

Remember: These prompts are springboards to creativity. Use them to expand your possibilities, not limit them.

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smash poetry journal robert lee brewer

Poem your days away with Robert Lee Brewer's Smash Poetry Journal. This fun poetic guide is loaded with 125 poetry prompts, space to place your poems, and plenty of fun poetic asides.

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Here’s my attempt at a Universal Poem:

"Meteoroid"

i orbit the sun
sensing the great void
between the planets
& other bodies
orbiting the sun
silently burning

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