April 5, 2014
The Prompt: Compose a poem whose words — or at least the principal ones —
all begin with the same letter. The words must be sourced from
Capable Cucumbers Change Conditions
compete with corn, carrots,
Central Casting. Complex conditions,
closely covering cooler customers (clods)
courtesy of curious causes
(a cut of cash?).
Consistently, crowded cousins
(cauliflower, cabbage, chervil,
Compost Christ) continue coordinated comedy,
coproduced at Carnegie Church.
Associated Press. “Icy winter idles US Steel forges.” courierpress.com. Evansville Courier & Press. Web. 5 April 2014.
Blume, Aimee. “Fast-growing veggies planted right into soil play effective catch-up.” courierpress.com. Evansville Courier & Press. Web. 5 April 2014.
McBain, Roger. “Award-winning essayist and filmmaker discusses drag queens, gender identity.” courierpress.com. Evansville Courier & Press. Web. 5 April 2014.
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