Poetry Prompt: Today, I’d like to challenge you to make a “Personal Universal Deck,” and then to write a poem using it. Basically, you will need 50 index cards or small pieces of paper, and on them, you will write 100 words (one on the front and one on the back of each card/paper) using the rules found here.
All in the Cards
One in fifty I wrote all the words I thought were nifty Words that resonate That activate My senses Words that define That I believe are mine But not exclusive Aromas that fling me fast To remind me of people long, long past Words that make me feel Sometime seem unreal Yet there they are Words that trigger vision That needed no revision That were perfect Words that stick in my ear My favorite song that brings a tear Every time Words that make me taste Without waste The salt and sweet I shuffled and cut Placed them in front as the rain began to pour Drew the first card Then added one more
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