Spine poetry – ‘The Waiting Time’

Ok, I’m extremely late to the party on this, but I really like the idea of spine poetry, and in a house full of books it ought to be easy. I ran around the house with a rather mad child-like enthusiasm searching for the right lines and regaling my partner with my amazing creativity (I did say child-like!!). Anyway, here is one I created earlier …



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7 responses to “Spine poetry – ‘The Waiting Time’

  1. Ah cool, I’m late to the party on this as well. I’d never heard of Spine Poetry before but I like it.

  2. You’re quite ingenious with this.

    • Thank you ljclayton! it’s not like writing poetry the usual way (is there one?!). When you find the spine lines, its quite exciting, but the meaning is in your head and it isn’t easy to tell whether it would make the same sense to anyone else – maybe that IS like writing other poetry ; )

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