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 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: April 4, 2020      Views: 199
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Chapter 2 of the book NoPoWriMo - April 2020
Spring will bring about more new growth
"Fresh Start" by JLR
F eeling just a bit burdened
R etain gentle rain soddened
E ach new growth, pollen settled.
S pring rains; the new roots moistened
H elped my resolve; I whistled!

S imple tunes then soundly sung
T rusting prayer loudly hum
A nd our dread is bottled
R ejoice! no longer hassled
T ogether, prayers have sprung!


The book continues with Yonder Oak. We will provide a link to it when you review this below.

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Acrostic Decima--week of 4-3-2020
<< Thread Modifed April 3 at 10:10PM >>
Acrostic Decima
Acrostic Decima: the Decima form with an acrostic.
***Write the two FIVE letter words used in the poem vertically to start the poem. [space between the 2 words if desired ]
**Syllable Count: 8 syllables per line. Meter not required [optional]
**Rhyme Scheme: a-a-b-a-b a-a-b-b-a.
**Only TWO rhymes a & b. [don't repeat rhymes]
**NO rhyming couplet at the end.

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