General Poetry posted May 20, 2022


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Poetic to the grave

Rest In Poesy

by Ja Majal

da-DUM
beep
da-DUM
beep
da-DUM
...beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeep
-Here lies a dead poet. 
Death by iambic pentameter

Sir Spearshaking Williams 

October 2, 1991
May  21,  2022 

 
 
 



Witty Epitaph writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a short, humorous epitaph for the tombstone of an imaginary person.

Recognized


Poesy: to write or perform poetry

Iambic pentameter: an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable
the da-Dum of a human heartbeat is the most common example of this rhythm

Picture Credit: Bernard Buffet (French, 1928-1999) Vanity, 1989, Oil on panel
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