The word “static” originates from the Greek word “Statlike” (to bring to standstill or a state of no movement). You can use derivatives such as statical, statically, electrostatic or create an original hyphenation. Dabble with the effects of static in space, physics, nature, relationships, society or yourself,
with whatever definition you choose.
Here’s how to join in:
- Write a 44 word poem sans title including the word “static” and post it on your blog or website.
- Enter your name and direct link to your poem in Mr. Linky.
- Follow the links to other poets. Read, comment and come back later as the prompt is open all week.
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Rubbing my kitten to and fro,
We love each other; this I know.
She hunches her spine.
A soft motor-like purr.
She rolls her green eyes.
Kneading claws spur.
A static shock!
On wetted nose,
A spark of white light,
And off she goes!
25 thoughts on “d’Verse Quadrille #151-Static-Kitten Petting”
the last line in your poem made me laugh.
😊 Thanks, Jim… I like that reaction.
A cute little quadrille….and very cute kitty. 🙂
Thanks. Not my kitten but a terrible cute little guy. ❤
Aww. Delightful. And that photo, sweet. xo
Thanks. Kitties are special. ❤
Very sweet! I’m reading this with my cat sleeping on my lap. 💙
Awww… hope you’re not needing something. There’s an unwritten law that you can’t get up. 😉❤
Well. . .it’s possible that I have a blanket for him right by my computer. . . 💙
Ah! So sweet…made me chuckle.
Thanks. That’s what I hoped would happen. 😊
And you succeeded! 😊 You are welcome.
My Sophie-girl is curled up in her bed next to my computer. As a cat lover, I thought this poem was perfect. Loved it. ❤
Thanks so much for your comment and follow. 😊
Cats are precious friends.
Yes. We have Chloe and Sophie, two rescue cats. They are so full of love. We’re truly blessed for their friendship. ❤
Such lucky babies!
For sure! ❤
This made me laugh 😄
😀 Just what I’d hoped. Thanks, Carol.
Incredibly cute, Susan 😀
Thanks David. Cute and silly are my style. LOL
So cute… sometimes I wish i had a kitten to pet