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2021 April PAD Challenge: Day 14

Write a poem every day of April with the 2021 April Poem-A-Day Challenge. For today's prompt, write a "from where you're sitting" poem.

After today's poem, we'll have made it through the first two weeks of April. Woot!

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

For today's prompt, write a poem inspired only by stimulus from where you're sitting (or standing, if you write will standing). In the past, I've written poems about pencils, characters in books I can see, and things I can see out my window when using this prompt. So consider your immediate surroundings and poem away today.

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

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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 "From Where You're Sitting" Poem:

"in bloom"

how many birds descend
before taking off again

how many bees buzz by
on their way to honey

how many days have passed
since i last dreamed of you

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