Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 449 - Writer's Digest

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 449

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For today’s prompt, take the phrase "Learning (blank)," replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles might include: "Learning to Love," "Learning to Forget," "Learning More Than I Ever Thought I'd Need to Know About Eggplants," and so many other possible topics to learn.

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Here’s my attempt at a Learning Blank Poem:

“learning that i never learn”

i try
i do
but i
seem to
get ov-
er you


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