Write a sentence. On the next line subtract a word from the sentence until the poem is one word. The example below best shows what I’m suggesting.
Writing is not just Apollo’s gift.
Writing is not just Apollo’s.
Writing is not just.
Writing is not.
Submitted by Jean Colonomos
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