Poetry Prompt from NaPoWriMo: Write a poem that responds, in some way, to another. This could be as simple as using a line or image from another poem as a jumping-off point, or it could be a more formal poetic response to the argument or ideas raised in another poem.
I can still picture the book cover, feel the rough pages, and remember the smell. He didn’t even need to open it.
Midnight Son Thank you, Mr. Service For weaving tales Of Arctic trails And giving me The childhood memory Of my father reciting The Cremation of Sam McGee
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Leon Stevens is a blogger, composer, artist, and an author of four books (so far): Lines by Leon: Poems, Prose, and Pictures, Journeys: Eight Original Pieces for Classical Guitar, The Knot at the End of the Rope and Other Short Stories, and The View from Here, a science fiction novella to be released in March 2022.