Also Small Stone – Day 20
Carpe Diem’s current and 9th episode of “Little Ones” is challenging us to write “American Sentences”. This is a poetic form developed by Allen Ginsberg in the mid-1980′s as a response to the haiku. The challenge is to use two images and put them in juxtaposition in order to create a sort of tension. American Sentences would be seventeen syllables across the page.
To me, this is similar to a mindful moment or small stone.
Last days diminishing – bound to oxygen – rooting camellias