Poem-a-Day 2017 Writer’s Digest Challenge #27. Theme: 6 Words

A “mash poem” is my least favorite type of challenge.  (A mash poem is where you’re given a list of words and have to use some (or all) of them in a poem.  I didn’t go for the extra credit by using all six, so I just did three (crack, ramble, and wince).

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Don Manatee

He liked to ramble on the airwaves
his CliffsNotes of journalism,
which made his listeners
crack up but never wise up,
froth and wince,
but never convince.

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