Poetry prompts Vol 1 by Jess Vaughn Writes 1. Write a poem that includes the words: "If you want it, I'm here." 2. I had a friend in Japan who was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. She never flinched. Upon ending the conversation, her doctor left, himself feeling encouraged. What did she say? 3. Remember the first day of school? Your preschooler begins kindergarten full of more confidence than you anticipated. She doesn't even wave goodbye. You sit in your car and stare at the school. What are you thinking? 4. You overhear a clerk in customer service say: "Show me your I.D." What was the conversation.