Weekend Mini-Challenge: Strange News (posted by Magaly)
For today’s prompt, I invite you to be inspired by the following questions, out of the Strange News section of Live Science:
1. What if the moon disappeared tomorrow?
2. Can humans smell beauty?
3. Do trees sleep at night?
Please, write a new poem using one, two, or all three of the questions as your springboard.
If the moon disappeared tomorrow
I would be filled with sorrow.
Wishes while gazing at all its stages
would be wrought with disappointing changes.
What is your concept of beauty?
salty sea? What would
sunset smell like, plums and tang
-erines or pink pies?
When no one is about,
trees fold themselves
into green sleeping
bags, and snooze