#OctPoWriMo Day 31/100 Word Wednesday: Poem – Acrostic – “The Flapping” #poetry #100WordWednesday #amwriting u


For OctPoWriMo Day 31 the theme is an Acrostic poem with the word mysterious. Also combining with Bikurgurl’s #100Word Wednesday prompt. 

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Credit: Heather Sanders

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Mist veils the horizons as sunlight peaks, 

Yellowish-glitter highlights the forest in gold dust. 

Strange flutters heard as the fog dissipates, 

Trite concerns to the silence heard, no boisterous bird peeps.

Everchanging, the fog leaves and returns, slithering into —

Remenants of rabbit holes and homes dug by foxes. 

Ill winds blow but the fog conceals their bitterness, 

Only the sunlight crawling beneath the fog bodes well. 

Universal symbol of hope from night’s darkest creatures still dwelling, 

Sounds of eerie flapping again, fading into slumber. 

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©Mandibelle16. (2017) All Rights Reserved. 

14 thoughts on “#OctPoWriMo Day 31/100 Word Wednesday: Poem – Acrostic – “The Flapping” #poetry #100WordWednesday #amwriting u”

      1. Oh? I’m working on the Interview Questions — thank you so much for your grace 🙂 I had a minor figurative heart attack last night when I realized my posts hadn’t posted, got that figured, then was looking at themes and inadvertently changed it — talk about ripping off the proverbial band-aid with regard to a site makeover! I’ve put everything else on hold until I have time to look at it tomorrow 😉 I look forward to hearing about the November Notes — I’m not sure what that is, but it’s intriguing!

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