Today’s prompt. — The challenge – to write a persona poem — that is, a poem in the voice of a particular person who isn’t you. But choose a very particular kind of person. How about a poem in the voice of a superhero -
Well my choice is not that of a traditional superhero – but he is a superhero to me
See if you can guess who you think it may be
Wake up and smell the coffee!
Do nothing more
do not crave the coffee
do not drink the coffee
for the coffee cannot bring
just release for a moment
and smell the coffee;
Oh – and please buy your fair trade coffee from an ethical outlet.
© Wake Up Call 14.04.2013
by Alexandra Carr-Malcolm
English: A photo of a cup of coffee. Esperanto: Taso de kafo. Français : Photo d’une
tasse de caffé Español: Taza de café (Photo credit: Wikipedia)