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Thursday, May 15, 2014

CACTUS WREN CINQUAIN

Poking 
from a dark hole
in the old saguaro
a new-born cactus wren calling
for food.

    Today's poem is a cinquain-- a five line poem with two, four, six, eight and two syllables in the respective lines.  Can you try writing your own cinquain today?  Have fun.

3 comments:

  1. Would love an illustration to go with this one!

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    1. Thanks for the encouragement, Tabatha.

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