Intro to Poetry: Day 3

Today’s topic is Friend. And the poetry form to try, if I like, is an acrostic.

After dozens of false starts, I finally settled on this taunting acrostic…

…although it seems to have little to do with “friend.” I should have made that more clear. Oh, well. Back to the drawing board.

Joseph
Just heard thunder and then rain.

One extraordinary brain

Sits at his desk, focused in;

Evening sets on this sin.

Perhaps in my dreams I’ll remember

His birthday’s the eighth of September. 

About DrEMiller

Certified Zentangle Teacher (CZT). Home: Sint Maarten. K-12 teacher for 13 years (Special Education for 10 years); Post-secondary educator since 2002; Education consulting since 1995. When teaching, held teaching certificates in K-12 special education, reading specialist; and secondary social studies. Doctorate: Educational Psychology Programmer/analyst for 10 years, including project management and training of corporate execs.
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