Lines on Cabbage – NaPoWriMo 2017 – Day eight – prompt: a poem with lines that repeat

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Lines on Cabbage

 .

I do not know if I go on

as I have begun

as I have begun

go on

.

go on and on

I cannot

see the moon tonight

the moon tonight

I cannot see

 .

a blackbird

on the neighbour’s chimney

on the neighbour’s chimney

a blackbird

there was a blackbird

there was a blackbird

.

on the stove, I am cooking

onions noodles peas and carrots

onions noodles peas and carrots

and some cabbage

.

lines on cabbage

please do not repeat

.

Benita H. Kape © 8.4.2017

 Today’s prompt: And now for our (optional) prompt. Today I’d like to challenge you to write a poem that relies on repetition. It can be repetition of a phrase, or just a word.

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