02 December 2013

countown to new year's: year two!

Last year to speed my New Year wait
Countdown to New Year's: Year Two!
I took a month to ruminate
on who would be my New Year's date
by dating some dead poets

For many days I tried to find
the poet who was, in my mind,
the sort of writer who could bind
my heart before I'd know it

And now the time has come again
to see among a pool of men
whose verse will when this girl's heart when
we reach the New Year's ringing

So join me, readers, if you please,
to help me pick my heart's "bee's knees"
and find with me which one of these
fine poets will be winning

Yes, friends, it's that time of year again! Join me here at Our Lost Jungle through the month of December as I (with your help, of course!) work to find the perfect New Year's date among this year's pool of dead poets! Stay tuned for more details, but for now ... here's a question to get us all thinking!

If you could date any writer, living or dead, who would it be ... and why?

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3 comments:

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    1. Don't I wish!! Now that would be an amazing New Year's :D

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  2. Oh goodness...the great Mr. Depp...he often speaks as if he could be a poet...hmm...I shall have to give this some pondering...

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