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2021 April PAD Challenge: Day 11

Write a poem every day of April with the 2021 April Poem-A-Day Challenge. For today's prompt, write a prime number poem.

I hope wherever you are that the weather is as nice as it is in Georgia today. I can't wait to get out and about in the yard today (and/or just take a nap).

(Click here to check out all the 2021 April prompts.)

For today's prompt, write a prime number poem. That is, I want you to somehow incorporate a prime number into your poem. You could include a prime number in the title of your poem or use one in the poem itself. Or write a poem that has a prime number of lines per stanza or for the entire poem. 

And if you need help with remembering which numbers are prime numbers, I've got you covered (here's a list of prime numbers up to 100: 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 53, 59, 61, 67, 71, 73, 79, 83, 89, 97).

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

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Here’s my attempt at a Prime Number Poem:

"43 birds"

43 birds descended to the yard
yesterday & talked about the early bird
who always comes before the sun rises
to get the daily worm & not one of them
had a nice thing to say

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