Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul,
And sings the tune--without the words,
And never stops at all. (Emily Dickinson)
For he camels his back to bear the first notion of business. (Christopher Smart)
what's a poem?
taking its time (Robert Peters)
Patience is wider than one once envisioned, with ribbons of rivers and distant ranges and tasks undertaken and finished with modest relish by natives in their native dress... (Kay Ryan)
Imagine a dictionary in which every word is defined in poetic language.
This week, choose a word as your title and write a definition that could appear in this dictionary.
Feel free to post multiple definition poems if they come to you.
keywords: dictionary, poem, your name