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2021 April PAD Challenge: Day 15

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

Here we are: The half-way point. All downhill from here.

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

For today's prompt, take the phrase "(blank) Story," replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles include: "Toy Story," "Super Long Unusually Strange Story," and/or "Same Old Story." Poem your story, so we can get at the second half of this challenge.

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 Blank Story Poem:

"love story"

my hands are made for pickle jars
you can't open & grabbing things off
the top shelf you can't ever reach &
moving things upstairs & downstairs
& back again & back again

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