In spring, I like licking popsicles,
icy cold, juicy popsicles,
red ones to share with a friend
ones with two wooden sticks
we split them in half
each takes a stick
then a lick
This is a nonce form called a nonet. It is made from nine lines, with nine syllables in the first line, and then one less syllable in each subsequent line, ending with a one syllable line. Your challenge today is to try writing your own nonet. Have fun.