Earthquake, or: Flash flood

Poetry Partners #163 'Earthquake', a Septolet by Kaci Rigney rumbling, rolling rubble scattering stumbling shaking ripples fracture the California streets rife with panic Kaci Rigney: https://kacirigney.com/ 'Flash Flood', a Septolet by ben Alexander of โ€˜The Skepticโ€™s Kaddishโ€™ skies tear open flashing eyes scan torrents raging, ripping, sweeping, smashing, crushing Negev hikers

Military disarray, or: Putin’s growing impatience

A 'Septolet' Putin replaces his top commander in Ukraine. Putin replaces that top commander in Ukraine. Septolet? The Septolet is a poem consisting of seven lines containing fourteen words with a break anywhere in between the two parts. Both parts deal with the same thought and create a picture.

After, or: Before

A 'Septolet' Zelenskyy speaks before U.S. Congress. Putin calls fighting in Ukraine "WAR" for first time. Septolet? The Septolet is a poem consisting of seven lines containing fourteen words with a break anywhere in between the two parts. Both parts deal with the same thought and create a picture.

Genus, or: Species

A 'Septolet' "Invincibility points" provide Ukrainians shelter; warmth; electricity. Kyiv Zoo's gorilla receives a wood-burning stove. Septolet? The Septolet is a poem consisting of seven lines containing fourteen words with a break anywhere in between the two parts. Both parts deal with the same thought and create a picture.