Monday, April 18, 2022

NaPoWriMo Day 18 - Write Five Answers


you broke the blackness
from the rich black soil
then came into the light

poetry seeds
planted so many years ago
sprouted ... surprisingly

birdsongs at sunrise
sing of the space between notes
where a poem waits

each day a flower
releases a new haiku poem
cupped in its petals

mindful moments
calm the body and mind
poems write away the pain

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National Poetry Writing Month #NaPoWriMo challenge for today is to write my own poem that provides five answers to the same question – without ever specifically identifying the question that is being answered.


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