Alphabetical Journey – #NaPoWriMo23 – Day 18

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How Do?!

This was a fun prompt:

“Today, I’d like to challenge you to write an abecedarian poem – a poem in which the word choice follows the words/order of the alphabet. You could write a very strict abecedarian poem, in which there are twenty-six words in alphabetical order, or you could write one in which each line begins with a word that follows the order of the alphabet.” [from here]

Ever so drafty,
Flight into the
Hullabaloo that
Is my creative mind.

Just hold onto your hats, peeps!!
Keep your
Limbs inside your vessel at all times
Melissa didn’t and we’ve
Not heard from her in…
Oh..? A
Plethora of
Quarter moons.

Righty-o then,
Shall we away?

Trust nothing, especially those
Unbelievably cute things over yonder:
Vicious they are, rabid, and curiously
Wibbly. Distantly related to the

You, at the back there!
Zip up that life jacket, things are about to get slimy…

I wrote a poem using this format for NaPoWriMo 2019 (see here) which was even more nonsensical, so I feel I am improving ;-P

Catch you tomorrow for Day 19!


Monty X

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2 Responses to “Alphabetical Journey – #NaPoWriMo23 – Day 18”

  1. Manja Maksimovic Says:

    Ahh!! Such a galloping one. 🙂 I enjoyed the ride into your creative mind.

  2. Montaffera Says:

    Thank you! 🙂

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