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So this is the last Wednesday Poetry Prompt until May. That's right, we've got a poem-a-day challenge starting up on Monday (April 1). Get plenty of sleep this weekend, because it's non-stop poeming after that.

For today's prompt, write a poem based on the idea of the last of something. Could be a person, place, thing. The last cookie. The last turn. The last star fighter (my brother may be the last person who gets that reference). Just write your last poem (or poems) before April gets rolling.

Here's my attempt:

"The Last Cookie"

Wasn't as bad as the last glass of milk
wasn't as bad as the last tortilla chip
wasn't as bad as the last bit of salsa
wasn't as bad as the last burrito
wasn't as bad as the last glass of lemonade
wasn't as bad as the last slice of lemon
wasn't as bad as the last piece of cake
wasn't as bad as the last sleeve of crackers
wasn't as bad as the last hot dog
wasn't as bad as the last package of instant mashed potatoes
wasn't as bad as the last bacon
wasn't as bad as the last olives
wasn't as bad as the last salad that reminded me I was hungry.


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