How to Become a Superhero—Free Verse

If you twist your head around

And shove it up your butt

So you can see out of your ass,

You may just become

The Spectacular Macular Butt Crackular.

But I’m not sure what your superpowers might be.


A free verse poem has no set pattern for line or stanza length. Rhyme is not used, or it is used sparingly. The line length and the rhythm or the lines are dictated by the natural rhythm of speech or other concerns such as emphasis on a particular word, image, or idea.

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