What is Seven-Minute Micro Poetry? Seven-minute micro poetry (#7MMP) is a writing exercise aimed at getting the creative engine started. A prompt image created by Artbreeder; an AI-generated image using a neural network serves as a jumping-off point for writing your micro poem. You have seven minutes from the moment your pen touches paper. You’re… Continue reading SEVEN-MINUTE MICRO POETRY: A Strange Case of Acidification
Seven-minute micro poetry (#7MMP) is a writing exercise aimed at getting the creative engine started. An AI-generated image serves as a jumping-off point for writing. You have seven minutes from the moment your pen touches paper.
Preying vultures laugh, a shotgun wedding party, empty gown—remains.
Outstretched feeble hands, the mournful tree—sighed, my evergreen love.
A fading record, scarlet horses ignite dunes, erosive devils.
Pick at an unhealing scab. Forget why I’m even mad. It’s just me and the fear. I’m a black sheep.
My steps grow shorter. A cloak of snow longer than my imagination can muster weighs upon weary bones.
Every passing year, a dragon’s breath smothering the anguished tundra. I wish I took better care of this once pristine body.
Self-love can manifest as
Never trained for sports
headless chickens for hands—‘choo
can catch a cold though