One can also write anagram poems in which each line is an anagram of the first. Once, when I was very agitated and depressed (breakup blues), I did it with Dylan titles:
You’re gonna make me lonesome when you go
where eyes go. Unmake me, you, long moon on a
lake. O one, go, how you unsang me, my mere one.
Go anger, you lone omen, when you make me so
alone, our unknown game, o my eye goes home.
I was amazed by how expressive such a constraint could be.
That is so cool. I have to try that.
Thanks for the shout out. Deborah
and you were not using an angram finder???
No anagram finder. I did my anagram poems in 1992, in an apartment in East Berlin, while distraught about being broken up with. No phone! I've got a draft of the beginning of a longer poem about a phone booth in post-unification East Berlin. Someday.
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