Last but not least, here’s our prompt for the day (optional, as always). Start by taking a look at these three short poems by Bill Knott.
Now, try writing a short poem (or a few, if you’re inspired) that follows the beats of a classic joke. Emphasize the interplay between the form of the poem – such as the line breaks – and the punchline.
a rabbi and
walk into a bar…
just a preview of
until their followers
all kill each other
told them they should.
yup…’cept is all the same damn book