General Poetry posted September 21, 2019


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From little up, books were my friends and still are

Library

by Gail Denham



L ibrary two blocks away. A second home.
I haunted our library where Mrs. Ward
B anged down the stamp on the book cards,
R eleasing thrilling tales for my keeping.
A rmfuls of adventure and escape. Perhaps she
R ead into my voracious appetite the
Y ears I'd spend reveling in story


Acrostic Poem writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write an acrostic poem. Acrostic Poetry is where the first letter of each line spells a word, usually using the same words as in the title. See an example in the announcement.

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We had no television then, only radio. I can still see that library, the inviting shelves of treasure, right there for me to enjoy. There were no book lists, or areas where I could not explore. I'll always love libraries and used book stores. Again, thanks to VMarguarite for her on-point art.
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