For this week's prompt, write a community poem. There are any number of communities one could write about, including online communities, local communities, and communities built around shared interests (like poetry!). Whatever your community, happy poeming.
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Write a poem every single day of the year with Robert Lee Brewer's Poem-a-Day: 365 Poetry Writing Prompts for a Year of Poeming. After sharing more than a thousand prompts and prompting thousands of poems for more than a decade, Brewer picked 365 of his favorite poetry prompts here.
Here’s my attempt at a Community Poem:
“watching community for the second time,” by Robert Lee Brewer
watching community for the second time
isn't quite as funny as watching it the first time
because i know what's coming around the corner every time
(and who leaves the show early) unlike the first time