Day 14: NaPoWriMo 2013: Confessions of a Web Slinger

Spiderman

Spiderman (Photo credit: rpeschetz)

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Growing up, my favorite hero was Spiderman. I used him as the centerpiece of my poem for today’s NaPoWriMo writing prompt. Since he was always such a conflicted character, I decided to give voice to some of his inner turmoil and complaints.

I always liked this superhero because he’s such an underdog. If you would choose a different superhero, who would it be, and why?

Confessions of a Web Slinger

A superhero? Underrated pains!
Those spandex tights, really hurt where they bind.
Crawling through pigeons – imagine the stains!
Working all night, I’m so tired, I find
Bad guys and cops and relationship strains;
And my uncle still haunts me, invading my mind.
One day I’ll find a way to make him proud,
And Mary Jane will claim my love, aloud.

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About ewdupler

Gene is an avid outdoorsman, loves reading and is known to put pen to paper (well, he types) as an amateur poet.
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5 Responses to Day 14: NaPoWriMo 2013: Confessions of a Web Slinger

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  3. Brilliant interpretation of the theme.

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