Poetry

Go Try

By on April 8
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Go Try

Anyway you write it
rief or to the point
Children will recite it
Down to a certain point
Everyone can do it
From here to Friar’s Point
Grab a pen, go try it.
Have you got a point?

An ABC poem is a poem that uses a letter of the alphabet as the start of a line. It can be in alphabetical order like the one I wrote above or any letters in sequence. You can use all the letters of the alphabet or a few.

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Poetry

D is for Daybreak in Appalachia

By on April 5
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The mist rises up from the river
Clinging to the mountains like a quilt
Velvety greens and blacks
held together by threads of white
The valley is waking
Soon the day will begin
The mist will evaporate into the rays of the sun
The streets will fill with cars and commotion
But for now there is a grace
a serene stillness
In the quiet of the early morning
As the mist rises and the birds wake to greet the day.

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C is for Celtic Soul

By on April 4
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There is a night that calls my name.
Deep in the woods
The fog creeps through the trees.
I hear the call of the ancient souls
The wolf howl and the laughing crone.
The foxfire trips over fae wings
And whispers tales of old,
The Sidhe and Tuatha De Danaan
Dining on their plates of gold.
‘Tis ancient as my soul I hear
‘Tis nothing wrong, no woe
‘Tis just my ancient Celtic soul
Calling from long ago.

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