Wake up your poetry brains with 15 Words or Less (guidelines here)!
I think you’ll know right away what this is, but I’m not going to say in case anyone doesn’t know. It’s fun to write poems inspired by an ambiguous image! Here’s what this one makes me think of:
1)?A caterpillar toy for babies, where each segment is a different color
2) Pregnant bellies, all lined up in a row
And here’s my poem first draft:
Doctor’s Waiting Room
pregnant women one
We wait, uncomfortably
wedged into unsuspecting
–Laura Purdie Salas, all rights reserved
What do you think of when you look at this picture? Take any idea and jot down a quick?15 Words or Less poem. Have fun!