Wake up your poetry brains with 15 Words or Less (guidelines here)!
Here’s a picture I took during my nature-poetry-writing workshop in Bemidji, MN, earlier this summer.?This image makes me think of:
2)?Alice in Wonderland
And here’s my?first draft:
When I Eat S’mores, I Taste…?
smoky ghost stories,
crisp Superior winds,
crunchy, damp tennis shoes,
fiery orange life preservers…
–Laura Purdie Salas, all rights reserved
Now it’s your turn! Have fun and stick to 15 WORDS OR LESS!??(Title doesn’t count toward word count:>)?
P.S. I’m in my FINAL week of summer school this week–going around school to school to admire all the students’ CAN BE… books! On the downside, I will not be home to respond to your poems. I will read them, but I won’t have time to comment on them. I’m sorry about that.