NaPoWriMo, Day 25. I give up

NaPoWriMo Day 26 : I refuse to even attempt to explain today’s prompt. But I did write a poem about it!

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I Give up!

Okay I can’t do it you finally have me beat

I cannot do today’s prompt, you have me in defeat.

I hummed and I have harred  but my mind has turned to lard!

I spent an hour or two working on “The night they took the news from Aix to Ghent.”

I tried to erase the in fact I shortened it  a lot  but it was not good enough and my patience was spent.

So there it is you have it, I have done my very best. Sadly you have got me banged to rights.

I have given you my all and followed your every prompt through all these April nights.

So Aix to Ghent three riders went. Two f them had their horses keel over

The third one got to Ghent God knows why he went , but when he arrived his horse did keel over!

So though I am not happy, in fact I am feeling very crappy I have to write an entry

Because I love a challenge , which I have answered all month so it’s elementary

Because  I cannot  do today’s erasure challenge, you finally have me beat

I cannot do today’s prompt,I am weeping loudly for  you have me in defeat.

6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. WordsFallFromMyEyes
    Apr 26, 2013 @ 22:18:11

    Excellent Willow – you didn’t give up : you gave it! 🙂

    Reply

  2. penpusherpen
    Apr 27, 2013 @ 14:07:13

    🙂 … good one my friend Willow, the hacked off emotion made for a emotive read… xPenx

    Reply

  3. jessicanix
    Apr 28, 2013 @ 11:12:30

    Ah, poor Willow! The prompts are optional anyway, so you’re still on top of it! My original plan was to do “The Raven”, but I had forgotten how LONG that poem is, which is why I did Alone instead 😉

    Reply

    • willowdot21
      Apr 28, 2013 @ 14:53:25

      I know but I had so little time to sort things out on Friday but hey , you did a great post ans as for who brought the news from Aix to Ghent who even cares!!

      Reply

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