to write you a poem

2006-08-16 07:41:00 +0000

I w a s r e a d y t
o w r i t e y o u a
p o e m B u t n o p
r e t t y w o r d s
c a m e t o m y m i
n d I a m b i c p e
n t a m e t e r n o
w h e r e B u t o h
l o o k m y s y l l
a b l e s a d d u p

I was ready to write you a poem,
But no pretty words came to my mind;
Iambic pentameter nowhere;
But oh, look: my syllables add up!