Gastrostomy



Gastrostomy
Is propensity
A precursor
To profligacy?

Extended stomachs
Bursting belts
Yet jovial indifference;

Can dietetic didaction
Dissuade bodily denigration?

Jostling jovials,
Bouncing bellies,
Hindered hearts,
Altered arteries,
e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e!
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Submitted by dougnoel on July 27, 2020

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XAXA BXX CC BDXDA
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 241
Words 29
Stanzas 4
Stanza Lengths 4, 3, 2, 5

Douglas Noel

Douglas is a published poet who have been accorded several awards for his poetry. He is a former teacher of 40 years the last 13 of which focused on teaching middle school children to write especially using various poetic forms. more…

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