2015-2016, Poem

The Block Full of Writers

Featured in the 2016 Spring Issue of Rambunctious

The Block Full of Writers
Gabrielle Tanksley, '17

give me a prompt 
promptly he prompted me 
but I was stuck,
a stick in the mud
oh mud, make it stick
quickly I sink
sunk in water
and in the block of writers
they who can not write 
for they are stopped
The moon stopped its turn 
the earth stopped its spin
and the sun
the sun remained