Word Ladder

Inside the word “polaroid” is falling in love

and inside of “falling in love” are currents flaming bright

and inside of “bright” is where our questions begin

and inside of “begin” is our individual journey

and inside of “journey” are pieces whole and severed

and inside of “severed” is a misplaced regret

and inside of “regret” is a familiar silence

and inside of “silence” are words we can make famous.

*I chose 5 words randomly from a book. My words were polaroid, bright, severed, regret, famous. Here’s the link to the prompt.

5 thoughts on “Word Ladder”

  1. What an interesting concept. It must have been challenging looking for those links amongst words. I particularly love ‘journey – whole and severed’ because journey is never straight forward and it leaves an indelible mark on you.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I really enjoyed reading this slice! It’s amazing to me how structures for writing can be so freeing in many ways. I’ll have to give this one a go!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s