Today’s poetry topic idea is The Finch. The Finch is a science fiction novel about two friends and their flying ship written by M. Sakran. You can read the entire novel from www.msakran.com/the-finch.html. One chapter was posted each week and the last chapter was posted yesterday.
A novel can be a very broad start for writing poetry. There are so many aspects and details in a novel that numerous poems could be written. The Finch is about friendship, flying ships and adventure. Lots of ideas can come from it.
Here are some poems inspired by the novel:
Get ready for a bad day.
That’s not good.
Wait till Hugo comes.
would like you to fill out this form,
… and these twelve others.
What kind of name is that?
Now, Yellow Jacket – there’s a cool name.
So the ship is dented,
and probably can’t fly –
at least it’s right-side up.