For NaPoWriMo Day 12, the prompt is:
“Today, we’d like to challenge you to write a poem about a dull thing that you own, and why (and how) you love it. Alternatively, what would it mean to you to give away or destroy a significant object?”
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Bought glowing flushed buds,
To redefine elegance, breath life in my den.
Thought they were tulips, pretty but certain;
Now, they’re nothing –wilted petals I hate.
Deceptive crisp leaves, rose-pink; garish purple tongues.
Some would say you‘re spring’s life, but I’m un-impressed;
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