POPO 2020 part 2

many books
speak of the one way–
what is real?
close your eyes
and listen to what you see–
try to remember

This year I participated in POPO the August POetry POstcard Fest–where the challenge is to send a different postcard with a poem you’ve composed for each day in August, 31 in all. This is the second installment, with cards 3 and 4.

I decided to do shadormas, as they would fit easily on the back of a postcard, and to connect them through repeating part of the last line of each poem to the first line of the poem for the next day. The last line of the poem from day 2 was “to fill many books”

the interior
while the out
side remined calm, in
visible, rooted

You can see cards 1 and 2 here. To be continued…

16 thoughts on “POPO 2020 part 2

    1. Thanks Jane. Its a fun and easy way to exchange both art and poetry. I did a month’s worth so I will keep posting them from time to time. I’m working on a new batch, so if you want one, let me know.


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