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For this week's prompt, write a front poem. Front can mean many things. For instance, a cold front or hot front, front of the house, putting on a front (or disguise/display), storefront, waterfront, etc. Get to it!

Here's my attempt at a front poem:

"beachfront"

she says she'd like to hit the beach
but i would prefer the mountains
she laughs and says to own his each
she says she'd like to hit the beach
but i call out her transposed phrase reach
to which she cries like a fountain
saying she'd like to hit the beach
as i grow cold like a mountain

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Robert Lee Brewer

Robert Lee Brewer

Robert Lee Brewer is Senior Content Editor of the Writer's Digest Writing Community and a fan of French forms (like the triolet). Press 53 recently published his debut full-length poetry collection, Solving the World's Problems (learn more). Voted the Poet Laureate of the Blogosphere in 2010, Brewer also curates the Insta-poetry series for Virginia Quarterly Review. He's married to the poet Tammy Foster Brewer, who helps him keep track of their five little poets (four boys and one princess). Follow him on Twitter @robertleebrewer.

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