NaPoWriMo Prompt for April 21, 2017April 20, 2017
DAY 21 – NaPoWriMo Prompt for Friday, April 21, 2017
“April is the cruelest month, breeding
lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
memory and desire, stirring
dull roots with spring rain.”
― T.S. Eliot, The Waste Land
NaPoWriMo is 2/3 rds done. Just 10 more to go. If you are just beginning… welcome. Roll up your sleever and start writing!
Prompt 21 –
Use at least 5 completely made-up nonsense/sound words in a poem at least 8 lines in length.
“in a world
― Sanober Khan
Prompt 19 suggested that you look at words on boxes of snacks, cereal, frozen foods. Choose three at a time exactly as you find them. (Even ingredients)
Here is what I wrote:
Not A Poem about Salted Caramel Popcorn
By Christopher J. Jarmick
No artificial ingredients – cream milk, salt.
Your green eyes reading; molasses, vanilla extract, non-GMO corn meal.
Let’s prevent cross-contamination,
keep our love pure and deliciously addictive
Enjoy life and ingredients we can pronounce.
Keep believing the stars have aligned.
A little sweet, a little salty,
melt in my mouth.