Tag Archive | Gluttony

Pulled Pork Burger

Day twenty six of NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt is to write a poem that describes something using all the five senses. I look up from my phone, I hear a gentle thud, It’s a sight for sore eyes. The contents of the plate. Handful of chips, coleslaw, A beautiful burger. It had my attention, All noises […]

The point of no return

Day twenty five of NaPoWriMo. Today’s challenge is to write a poem that’s a warning message about yourself. The warning is strikingly similar to the example that was provided. When I’m eating with friends, Food disappears too soon, One day a plate of fries, Was barely even touched, A friend who had gone out, For […]

The Glutton – A Biography

Day twenty five of NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt is to write a poem taking a line from a different poem. I chose to take a line from ‘three little pigs’ by Roald Dahl. I know how full my tummy’s bulging, But that’s never stopped me from wanting, To eat till I can’t eat anymore. That’s the […]


Day four of NaPoWriMo. To write a lune was the challenge for today. This is one of the best things about NaPoWriMo. I would never have had any clue about the richness and diversity in the innovative styles of poetry if it was not for these prompts. My yesterday’s poem started with the line: “On […]

The Glutton

After skipping the challenges on day five and six of NaPoWriMo, I jump straight to Day Seven. I know many of you could identify with the below thoughts. While it is not an advisable lifestyle to follow. Most of us would have found ourselves from time to time in such a situation. All my pants, […]