picture + form = Seymour (See-more) the Cat

(i)*National Poetry Month 2021

To celebrate I am sharing a picture and poetic form - everyday in April!

1 April: Lizard Toe

2 April: Open Wide

3 April: Who Am I?

4 April: Cone-y Island Dog

5 April: Happy Birthday, Colleen!

6 April: Watermark Moon

7 April: GOTCHA!

8 April: Snow Kidding

9 April: I 'der' to Learn German

10 April: Labyrinth Enlightenment

11 April: Hoverbird

12 April: Lucky Ducky

13 April: Stone Face

14 April: Let's Dance

15 April: Optimism

16 April: Seek and Ye Shall Find

17 April: Unstable Connection

18 April: Two Tired Together

19 April:  Böögg

20 April: Britney

21 April: RIP Troll-like Shakespearean Character

22 April 2021picture + form: Seymour (See-more) the Cat

 












a

blind

cat

darts

eagerly

forward -

galumphing

happily

into

jean-clad

knees

loudly

mewing,

nuzzling

on

passersby

quaking (with)

rapture

seeking

tenderness (from)

unseen

visitors

with

exposed

yearning (and)

zealousness

©2021, Bridget Magee. All Rights Reserved.

picture: our neighborhood (blind) cat we have dubbed Seymour (See-more)

poetic form: abecedarian poetry

  • a poem constrained by the alphabet
  • each line starts with a successive letter of the alphabet
  • can be a single word (mostly in my case)
  • or phrases