Time for the October Poetry Writing Month #OctPoWriMo!
Theme for 2018 is a one lined quote that gives me inspiration for writing a Poem – These quotes are copied from Goodreads.com – tag poetry.
“Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out.” ― Criss Jami
I’m a dreamer
As a child, I was a schemer
In a closed room
Planning as I dream on
Bringing in a witch with a broom
Lights all turned off
a imaginary friend
I don’t think it was a bunny
Landed on my
Oh, a black cat.
Giving me a big fright.
I screamed, the witch in a straw hat
grab the black cat
Light was turned on
Mother grabbing my hand
Me asking, “Where have they all gone”?
You were dreaming
Marianne: 5 lines= a pentastich.
Syllabic count: 4-6-8-4-2. Rhymed: a-x-a-x-a. X-unrhymed line.
The lines should be centered.
This poem has five in a series. 4a-6x-8a-4x-2a 4b-6x-8b-4x-2b 4c-6x-8c-4x-2c 4d-6x-8d-4x-2d 4e-6x-8e-4x-2e
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