Thursday, November 03, 2011

Sort of: a PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 3

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Sort of

Sort of a slow day, he could tell
he stayed in bed till almost nine
coffee in the pot getting stale
was still hot he teased his senses

Awake enough to eat a bite
what would it be? a hard boiled egg
couple pieces leftover ham
and half a slice of toast with jam

Glass of juice completed his meal
sort of
The above is a better...........
breakfast that he could
.........
make on a better day
...........
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Copyright © 2011 Jimmiehov
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I wrote this for a 2011 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 3 prompt, to write a poem beginning “sort of”. But the site below did not like my cookies so I did not register my poem with them. Their loss, perhaps.
http://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/poetic-asides/poetry-prompts/2011-november-pad-chapbook-challenge-day-3

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2 Comments:

At Friday, November 04, 2011 6:55:00 AM, Blogger Lisa at Greenbow said...

Makes me hungry reading this. It is one of those days here. I could just curl up with a hot cup of tea and await the sun to come shining through. If it takes two days who cares? Ihave a good book going. Too bad I have to work and spoil the image.

 
At Tuesday, November 08, 2011 4:46:00 PM, Blogger Jim said...

4 Comments - From my other blog,
Jim's Little Blog

Sandee said...
Now I'm hungry for a hard boiled egg and that biscuit.

Have a terrific day. :)

Thu Nov 03, 01:11:00 PM 2011

vivinfrance said...
I sort of hope you have a better day tomorrow.

Thu Nov 03, 03:21:00 PM 2011

That corgi :) said...
I'm trying to remember the last time I stayed in bed till almost nine!! I like the poem; too bad you had trouble registering it; I'm sure more would have enjoyed the chance of reading it.

(thanks for your kind comment; the pastor did of course mention God; he preached from 1 Kings 12:3-11, the story of Rehoboam. I too pray, LOL I prayed so much about this move, yet we are here......prayers are always appreciated; I know God hears them all and I know he answers in his perfect timing/his perfect will. There are so many other things going on with this move/situation; it would take a novel to write it all, but it was one thing I was never content about from day one, but I'm sure hubby decided first without putting lots of prayer into this; anyway, prayers are great, so much appreciated!; thanks!)

betty

Thu Nov 03, 10:55:00 PM 2011

Dianne said...
sort of days can be hard to get through but they are better than no way days

Hope sends hugs

Fri Nov 04, 06:47:00 AM 2011

 

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