April 20, 2014

The Prompt: Select a newspaper article or passage from a newspaper article as your source text. Switch the first noun with the second noun, the third noun with the fourth noun, and so on until you’ve reached the end of your text.


Again. It’s Raining


As the showers go,

April sayings bring May years.

That definitely holds true.


This flower. It’s raining

as I write this client.

I used to have a column


who, whenever it rained,

would avoid her daily exercise

outdoors. She liked to walk and jog,




Duewel, Brian. “It’s raining again.” courierpress.com. Evansville Courier & Press. Web. 20 April 2014.


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