The Incidental Warriors

Mountains,
gentle giants
mooring the river
reining her forceful advances
mighty.

River,
bashfully naughty
meandering through mountains
forging on her path
incessant.

The prompt for Day 23 of NaPoWriMo 2017 is to write a double elevenie. An elevenie is an eleven-word poem of five lines, with each line performing a specific task in the poem. The first line is one word, a noun. The second line is two words that explain what the noun in the first line does, the third line explains where the noun is in three words, the fourth line provides further explanation in four words, and the fifth line concludes with one word that sums up the feeling or result of the first line’s noun being what it is and where it is.

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