Today’s Day 9 National Poetry Writing Month prompt was to write either a visual poem or calligram. A calligram is to write a poem in a specific shape or image. While I am certainly no artist, the shape of an apple or a strawberry seemed relatively easy to do and since I had previously wrote a poem titled, “Rotten from Within” for National Poetry Writing Month in 2013, I thought I would attempt a calligram.

Read: Rotten From Within

For my attempt at writing this calligram, I used my iPad mini and the Bamboo software. It’s not the easiest thing to do so perhaps I’ll just stick with writing haiku.

Read: Day 8 – I’m Not An Elixir