How to fall asleep in a chair at the public library (a poem)

Today’s prompt is to write a ‘how-to’ poem. Technically, I have already posted my poem for the day—but that was really a ‘readymade’ poem, so here is one that I just wrote. 1 Stay up all night doing something—having adventures, getting into trouble, reading a book, or whatever. 2 Don’t go to bed, no matter how [...]

National Poetry Writing Month, Day #19

Today’s prompt is to write a ‘how-to’ poem. My poem—a quote of an old typewriter drill (it’s basically a readymade poem)—was inspired by a Facebook post by a Washington state congressman. How to alienate your constituents in one easy step ‘Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their Party.’ [...]