#Livingoutloud

NaPoWriMo Day 17: I want you to try and write a “social media” -style poem. Namecheck all of your friends. Quote from their texts, tweets, FB status updates, twitter accounts, and blog spots, and the back of your cereal box on your breakfast table. The poem is about you and you are about what you say, think, talk, eat. You might end up with a poem that seems bizarrely solipsistic (like the internet itself, maybe?), but there might also be a spark there of something live and fun and present (like the verbal equivalent of a really great animated cat. .gif).


My daughter is funny and a model

Daughter

My son is serving in the Stan

son

I am blessed beyond words

Blessed

And I absolutely adore this man

Adore 1

Sometimes I am brilliant

Brilliant

Or over share my hand

Over share

I care about important causes

Causes

My life is never bland.

Not Bland

#Icouldwritemyautobiographyinhashtags
Perhaps, you too, understand.

~Just L (April 17, 2015)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s