4.01.2016

In Touch With My Inner Fool

Cling to gratitude
fervently
with all the dedication
of the recently underappreciated
Bask in it
drawing out observations
awkwardly
Smile
Blush a little
and repeat
Then remind myself
the proper response to thank you
is you’re welcome
Reply accordingly

Poem Number One for Poetry Month madness! Real Toads are offering up prompts every day in April. Join us, and/or read more offerings today: APRIL IS FOR FOOLS AND POETS