There are just a few more days for National Poetry Month–it is my hope you now have a large collection of poems that you can work with, revise, and build on. (yes, I ended a sentence with a preposition: sweet)

Prompt #26: Dread

Dread is such a heavy word, describing a sensation that moves more slowly than fear.  Explore a time in your life when you were overcome by this feeling.  Make every effort NOT to use the following words or any variation of them: Fear, afraid, scared, and frightened.