Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 188

Publish date:

Before I get into today's prompt, I just want to touch base on the results of the April PAD Challenge. I mentioned aiming to have the results ready around the beginning of August, but it's more likely going to be the beginning of September (now that we're half-way through August). With that in mind, let's get to this week's prompt.

For today's prompt, write a change of plans poem. The change of plans can be a good change or a horrible change. It can be prompted by the weather or a person (or group of people). Everyone's been there, right?

Here's my attempt:

"We missed the bus"

We missed the bus
but didn't cuss
or start to fuss,
and it's because

of our plan B
to hike, you see,
up to our knees
through the grassy

fields all the day
reserved for play
and making hay
the happy way.


Follow me on Twitter @robertleebrewer


Breathe life into your characters!

If you're like me, you know that what really makes a great story are the amazing characters that we love to love (and to hate). But it's not easy to create these life-like characters, and that's why the Bring Your Characters to Life Premium Kit was created. It bundles several character-building resources into one kit at a super discounted price. But the kit is a limited edition (with only 72 left), so the time to get it is now.

Click to continue.