FIND a word and write it down;
HAPPINESS is a true rhyme.
WHEN ever your muse acts a clown,
YOU may write poems anytime.
WRITE about lemon, also lime–
A mountain or a pantomime.
POEM should make you smile, not frown.
Copyright 2013, Freeda Baker Nichols
An Adagem–a variation of the Acrostic. The first words of the
lines when read downwards convey a special message. They
are shown in bold letters.