Friday, November 18, 2016

2016 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 19

For today’s prompt, write a poem about a commonplace location. The poem could be about the local grocery store, library, or something even more intimate–like your kitchen or bathroom. Or it could be standing in line at the DMV or post office.


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Here’s my attempt at a Commonplace Location poem:

“Dog House”

When you’re a dog,
you sleep in a dog house
and bark at the stars.


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