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2021 April PAD Challenge: Day 24

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

Recently, I stumbled on this post from 7 years back, and I thought I'd share it, because I think it's still relevant today: "What is the value of poetry?" I hope you've been finding plenty to value this month!

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

For today's prompt, write a question poem. There are a few different ways to come at this one. First, make the title of your poem a question and use the poem to answer it. Or make the title the answer and the poem the question. Or end your poem on a question.

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 Question Poem:

"does it hurt"

for me
it wasn't anything
& came so fast
i didn't know anything
until i returned

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