Okay so I got this email the other day and in the subject line it said “PaigeUnPerfect” just what was that supposed to mean? I deleted it on accounta they are obviously a crazy a$$ and don’t know me so good and how I AM ALWAYS, yes ALWAYS RIGHT! Just ask my Beloved.
Now onward and upwords; (fear not my dear award giver outters I have not forgotten you, the time will come; just not this time)
So y’all know I’ve been doing the annual Poem a Day Challenge hosted by Robert Lee Brewer of Poetic Asides and I just now, yes this very second thought I should share a couple with you. Because you are my dear internets and you want to see. I so know you do!
Day #10 prompt – write of horror – yeah I flopped on this one, not a single edged butterfly knife in sight, but there was a plain…
Darkness fell with eyelids
Breathing slowed, heart rate too
Unfamiliar sights drifted across
.an empting mind
Drip – drip – drip
Behind the closed white door
Down – down – down
.then there was no more
Boo! I knew I scared ya and next comes
Day # 11 – write using this phrase “The Last “__”” fill in the blank, have I mentioned that I think rules have curves, not so much unlike moi. Hey who said bulges? Cause that just ain’t right. Straighten up y’all, this is serious. No, I mean it.
The Last “___”
As if they were pushed away
till the shelf was all but empty and
all the a-e-i-u and even the y’s
were spilt, lying there in a puddle
I picked them up and grasping
at red and white bendy straws
I kinda just simply used what
Ta Dah! Now how’s about you? Have you written any violets are red and roses are blues?