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Our hugs and kisses,

Sweet mem’ries;

Your hands clasped to mine.

At night I fancy

In my sleep

Fishing through my jar.

Keepsake of our love

And our smiles;

Jar of “you and I”


DAY 1: Today, I challenge you to write a lune. This is a sort of English-language haiku. While the haiku is a three-line poem with a 5-7-5 syllable count, the lune is a three-line poem with a 5-3-5 syllable count. There’s also a variant based on word-count, instead of syllable count, where the poem still has three lines, but the first line has five words, the second line has three words, and the third line has five words again.

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