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2021 April PAD Challenge: Day 3

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

Congratulations! I always think poets who make it through the third day tend to have a better chance of getting through the entire month. And doubly so if they make it through the first weekend. Now let's poem.

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

For today's prompt, write a communication poem. All poems communicate something, I know, but I'm thinking of different ways people can communicate: text message, letter, signs, and even speaking dialogue. Of course, there are forms of communication as well, because people love communicating.

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 Communication Poem:

"signals"

he's been talking to birds this morning
they drifted in like smoke from the mountains
somewhere a fire burns but he's gone dormant
thinking about the weather as much as the current
when did the wind shift its whispering away

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