Thursday, April 22, 2010

NAPOWRIMO, DAYS 21 & 22

It becomes clear that a writer is losing steam when all she can manage to write are blatant, funny knock-offs of better poems by better poets. Still.

Day 21 of Napowrimo: William Carlos Williams? Meet Mad Libs.

NOUNS


NOUN depends

upon


a red NOUN

NOUN


glazed with NOUN

NOUN


beside the white

NOUN.



Day 22: Cummings, Meet Mad Libs.


VERBS (by e.e. cummings)


(and i VERB
never VERB Joe agreeably cheerfully VERBED when
VERBED by fat stupid animals
the Jewess VERBED
the messiah VERBED successfully into the world
the animals VERBED VERBING. And I VERB she, and
heard them VERB and
in the darkness)
VERBED sharp angels with faces like Jim Europe


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