Election Day storm (A poem)

For March, I will be doing pantoums. A pantoum consists of any number of four-line stanzas, with the second and fourth lines of one stanza repeating as the first and third lines of the next. (https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/text/poetic-form-pantoum) The storm was as unexpected as the results were anticipated Hail poured down from blackened clouds while the map [...]

National Poetry Writing Month: Day #3 (April 3, 2013)

I ignored the writing prompt for day #3 as well. Not interested so much in sea shanties, I'm afraid. In anticipation of your arrival I will make a special place for you to feel at home With trepidation and a nervous heart I will place my tender soul before you this very night No expectations [...]