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The quadrille form has only one rule: that a poem be exactly 44 words long.  The other prompts for this poem are the words pulse, deadline, succinct and access.  Think I can do it in 44 words? Can you?

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I fear this poetry deadline will make my pulse rate rise.
No time to access dictionaries or to dot my i’s.
And to top it off, I have to be succinct? Absurd!
For quadrilles say that I must stop here at my forty-fourth word.

 

https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2018/07/31/rdp-61-pulse/

https://fivedotoh.com/2018/07/31/fowc-with-fandango-deadline/

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2018/07/31/succinct/

https://dailyaddictions542855004.wordpress.com/ access

https://dversepoets.com/ quadrille (44 word poem)

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About lifelessons

My blog, which started out to be about overcoming grief, quickly grew into a blog about celebrating life. I post daily: poems, photographs, essays or stories. I've lived in countries all around the globe but have finally come to rest in Mexico, where I've lived since 2001. My books may be found on Amazon in Kindle and print format, my art in local Ajijic galleries. Hope to see you at my blog.

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