Category Archives: Playing with poetry

Look at What I Found – a Retrospective Perspective

I got the idea of writing (or is it compiling) a found poem from the lines of my 10 favourite posts from Michelle W’s post on this week’s Discover Challenge – Retrospective. I will list these posts at the end of this piece. It is my effort to gather all the strands of 2016 in a fun way.

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The Neighbours Are Having A Party

The neighbours are having a party

their voices starting to sound hale and hearty,

Alcohol induced I have no doubt,

I hope they will not start to shout.

My quiet and serene Saturday night is out of the window,

I drown out the volume as their voices reach a crescendo.

All of a sudden it goes quiet!

The music and voices no more a riot!

Car engines start up, tyres squeal,

After the cacophony, the silence that follows feel surreal.