General Poetry posted April 3, 2020


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It doesn't have to physical to be tangible...

Neighborly Embrace

by Y. M. Roger

Etheree Contest Winner 

Touch
One life
With a smile
Or gift of mirth –

Hold not yourself back
From cheerful engagements.
Friendly waves cost you nothing,

And that note on a neighbor’s door?
It could be the sunshine they’re missing...
True ‘touch’ is so much more than physical!

 


Writing Prompt
The poetry form, Etheree, consists of 10 lines of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 syllables. Etheree can also be reversed and written 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.

Etheree
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#670
2020


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