Writing Prompt: Choose a musical style that you enjoy that fits what you’d like to write about and think in that style as you craft your poem. Think about *scansion in relation to that musical style and write your poem as a song. It can be short, long, a story song – anything you feel. Let go of any preconceptions you may have about prose and write what you feel musically.
I can’t sing or dance,
and that’s why I choose to write.
I’ll hum to my tunes
as I stare at my blank screen
and ignore the music prompt.