Playing with the Poetic Asides challenge of writing one poem a day for the month of April. Prompts are provided by Robert Lee Brewer @ blog.writersdigest.com/poeticasides
Monday, April 18, 2011
Day 18: LIKE...
April 18, 2011
PROMPT: Write a poem that begins with "Like..."
LIKE A DUST DEVIL
Like a dust devil, nothing’s storm arises in the mind’s waste to pick up words, dry as dust, and lift them as if to go somewhere, only to spin them around enough to mesmerize, and then suddenly drop each mote, and disappear, still without a sound.