Tuesday, January 19, 2016

DMC: "A Little Nothing" by Katie Gast


“I’d like a little nothing”, my father said to me.
The nothing that he wanted was impossible to see.
Not animal, nor mineral, nor vegetable, but this:
The nothing that I gave him was just a little kiss.

© 2016 Katie Gast. All rights reserved.

Douglas Florian has challenged us to write poems about nothing this month. Read his entire spotlight interview HERE.

Send your poem to TodaysLittleDitty (at) gmail (dot) com, or use the contact form in the sidebar to the right. All contributions will be included in a wrap-up celebration on Friday, January 29th, and one lucky participant will win a signed copy of his adorable new picture book: