Written for: Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – I Once Used an Earthquake–dVerse MTB: Symbolism (posted by Victoria)
When we write symbolically, we choose something tangible to convey a more abstract concept or a mood/emotion. Rather than just saying something outright, the poet or writer uses, for example, autumn to convey later mid-life or a spider to express fear.
I ’m looking for in this prompt: express and idea, emotion or mood symbolically without saying anything directly.
like a waterfall
flowed and flowed
’til the day
liquid turned to drought.