reject me, jumping
off the page.
How will I
ever be able to write
a poem if they…
/ / /
This poem was also written in response to the write a rejected poem prompt at Poetic Asides.
Process notes: I was reading my friend Paula’s poem, Rejection Letters, when I got the idea that the letters themselves were rejecting me, thus the poem. Like Paula’s, my poem is a shadorma, though hers is of a more serious subject matter.
haha, nice. It reminds me of one my son posted: “I don’t always finish my sentences, but when I do.”
a rejection note with a difference – how sad/frustrating when the letters themselves reject… I like the form, wrote a shadorma poem myself today