OVERLOAD



I didn't grow up with the Internet
In time it creeped up on me
My computer took over the TV set
The world was easier to see

Faster than I could ever imagine
Technology kept changing instantly
An overload of emails began to happen
Now I'm checking my smartphone constantly

About this poem

Too much information is overwhelming.

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Written on April 26, 2023

Submitted on April 26, 2023

Modified on May 01, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABAB CBCB
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 272
Words 51
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 4

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