Poetic Asides Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 156 - Writer's Digest

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 156

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This is our first Wednesday Poetry Prompt since the 2011 November PAD Chapbook Challenge. I hope everyone's having fun getting their chapbooks together who participated.

For this week's prompt, write a "while you were gone" poem. We've been gone from the Wednesday Poetry Prompts since October--crazy as that sounds. But with the holiday season upon us, I'm sure we've either recently or will soon have those moments in which we catch up with family and friends we haven't seen in a while--so what's changed while you were gone?

Here's my attempt:

"Poem-A-Day Blues"

My poems
played a game of hide
and seek while
I pushed through
November. Now, I'm not sure
how to revise them.


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