Saturday, April 9, 2022

NaPoWriMo Day 9 - Remember Then


How can we be in our seventies?
Remember our twentieth year?
San Francisco - the first time
at Haight & Ashbury
park's sunny day, a
carousel where
we inhaled -

                                    * * * * *

Oh this #NaPoWriMo!
What a challenge!
Initially, I have fear of failure and think "I can't do THAT. I don't want to be forced to follow rules!"

Later, I calm down, smile, and think "Well, I'll give it a try."

Today is write in a specific form - the nonet!

A nonet has nine lines. The first line has nine syllables, the second has eight, and so on until you get to the last line, which has just one syllable.

* * * * *

While reading others' posts I discovered that member *Bill Reynolds wrote one in reverse.
I couldn't resist....

let's go
a road trip
calls both our names -
a quest for gardens
and historical sites
with new sights sounds and people
that bring colorful adventures
into our current lockdown life style

* link to Bill Reynolds

No comments:

Post a Comment

Hands Are Full

  petrichor   heavy in the air   fills our hands