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Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 206

For this week, write a measured poem. I'll let y'all decide what that means. Possibly the poem takes physical measurements or measures one person vs. another. Perhaps it is measured in syllables or stanzas.

Here's my attempt at a measured poem:

"Tercets, Tercets, Tercets"

Three lines is plenty
if you know where you're going
but maybe not that good

if you're lost. I'm usually lost
or trying to be. I wander
down roads I've never traveled,

looking for nothing
in particular. A rusted metal sign
and a message from God

outside a church is all I need
to pull over and see
where I've lost myself this time.

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