Wednesday, April 9, 2014

National Poetry Month 9 of 30: Keyless Magic

Keyless Magic

No need
to dig,
for keys.
The keyless fob:
a wonder.

© Cathy L. Mere

April is National Poetry Month.  Again this year, inspired by Mary Lee Hahn, I'm joining other poetry bloggers (view links in sidebar) taking the challenge to share poetry each day during the month of April.  For thirty days my hope is to write a new poem each day.  The first two years I took this challenge I wrote any poem that found me.  This year, however, I've decided to try to write a poem about an object each day.  If you've read Billy Collins' poem, The Lanyard, you may have noticed the way he took an object to tell a much more meaningful story of his relationship with his mother.  My hope is to find the deeper significance in the things around me.  


  1. Yes, another wonder indeed. How did we live without these amazing gadgets?

  2. Pretty soon your car will drive you wherever you want to go and you can be doing your other electronic devices while you ride along..

  3. Lucky. Or spoiled? One day I will not have to dig deep in my big purse for keys or phone or .... enjoy this little wonder.


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