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Friday, April 25, 2008

Bravo!

Poetic Asides Poem-A-Day Challenge – Day 24 Prompt:

Today's prompt is to use a photograph to create a poem. You can raid your dusty photo albums, look through your daily newspaper, scour the Internet, etc. But you must use a photograph. Them is the rules, yo!


take a bow
you deserve
all the applause
for many sticky
sloppy kisses
for many sandy
dirty feet dances
for all the laughter
all the tears
the entertainment
you’ve provided
the way you’ve
enriched my life
as a mother
as a parent
as a person
all five of you
take a bow
on your way
out into
the world of
adulthood
I’ll be right here
front row center
for the reprise

TLS, April 2008




1 comment:

Childlife said...

Aww, your title says it all! I'll add another voice to the curtain call though... BRAVO!

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