poems
without verbs
the heat

 

 

 

 

(Originally appeared in Modern Haiku 46.2)


6 Responses

  1. Hannah Mahoney Says:

    Love this, Joyce! Perfect for this hot and humid day, when even mustering a verb seems like too much work!

  2. Joyce Says:

    Amen! Thank you Hannah!

  3. aniketnikhade Says:

    The end is simply the best thing to happen. Defintiely you can start with a line, think of end, but when it comes to entire text, there is always a second thought that is being given to each and everything including the start. Thus what you have mentioned is absolutely interesting.

  4. Sabra Fenske Says:

    Weather??? This isn't about love?? :) Love it both ways…

  5. magyar Says:

    Joyce, your five words opens the flow of others. Nice. _m
    __ Just my humble view; the stream of words that flows into a poet's pool.

    warm verbs
    melt to worded streams
    poets pool
    _m

  6. seaviewwarrenpoint Says:

    Could feel the annoyance! Nice one.

    marion

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