National Poetry Writing Month 2022, Day 6

My Day 6 poem, based on the prompt at

The phrases I used are parts of dialogue spoken by the character Data on Star Trek: The Next Generation:

  • Extreme fluctuations in the electromagnetic field
  • Sensors and secondary generators offline
  • You are constantly working on similar electronic systems
  • I will perform a routine maintenance check


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National Poetry Writing Month 2020, Day 4

Having used my Day 3 poem as an opportunity to vent, I can get back to my normal angsty poems. The prompt for day 4 is to write a poem based on an image from a dream. Woof. (Note: I don’t know who did the painting in the featured image above, but it’s hanging on the wall of the bedroom in my mother’s house.)

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