Written for: dVerse Poets – Quadrille #25, dawn
You might have noticed that we favor words for the Quadrille that can be used as both nouns and verbs. Or maybe you would like to make it dawnlike.
Dawn is also a great word that can be used as a metaphor for change. Change is something happening, and we might anticipate, or we might fear it. But one thing is clear changes come and changes go, just like one day follows another.
So as usual the challenge today is to write a poem using exactly 44 words including dawn in the main body of the text. Visit and read the others. Write a second or a third. Have fun.
The people gathered,
their country in crisis.
who wins. Like
a roulette wheel,
signs and lines,
and ranted. Some
let’s impeach him.
At dawn, brawn lost