Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 558

Every Wednesday, Robert Lee Brewer shares a prompt and an example poem to get things started on the Poetic Asides blog. This week, write a question poem.
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For today's prompt, write a question poem. The poem could be one long question, or it could slide a question in with the rest of the poem. Or maybe it provokes a question. Of course, the question could be the title, and the poem attempts to answer or subvert it. However you decide to poem this week, I won't question it.

Remember: These prompts are springboards to creativity. Use them to expand your possibilities, not limit them.

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Here’s my attempt at a Question Poem:

“Time to Worry”

Why do I worry
over snow that
won't ever fall?

Forget about the
weather while we
weather the fall.

And why does the time
seem to glide by
like a heron?

Don't count the days
as you wait for
your brave heroine.

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