Saturday, March 17, 2012


My second round word in the Madness 2012 poetry tournament is


Not as easy as whacked.
I got stuck for a REALLY long time.
But then, just like last time, all the words fell into place. I like it.

My poem has been submitted (without kid testing this time). Voting will begin sometime tomorrow.


  1. Good luck Mary Lee. I'll be sure to look for it tomorrow!

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