Daily Deviation
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writer's block.

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June 2009.

This concrete poem was created for my Writer's Craft summative assignment. I was working on a "square" concrete poem (which, well, was about being "square"), but I couldn't come up with what to write halfway through. So, the square went 3D, and this was born.

Collaborative effort between Notepad, Adobe InDesign and Acrobat Reader, and the GIMP.

[ EDIT | 15aug2009 ]: Wow, thank you everyone so much for reading this poem and adding it to your collections/favourites. I will try to get to every comment, because I appreciate them all, but it might take a while for me to get to them. I'm not sure if I'm able to get to thank you all individually for +fav-ing this, but please know that you have my deepest gratitude. <3

[ EDIT | 19aug2009 ]: O.O THANK YOU FOR THE DAILY DEVIATION! -faints- icantbelieveigotadailydeviationwhileiwasinactivehere(nowijustfeelbadforbeingawaysolong>.<) Thank you. I still can't believe this piece has touched so many people.
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magigrapix's avatar
A very clever and creative idea. Well done.
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FallenAngelZackHobbyist General Artist
That's so clever and cool
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TheLunaLilyHobbyist Writer
Very cool!
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badvogatoHobbyist Writer
this is VERY cool... Were you a user of nodebox.net too?  Do you prefer GIMP or ImageMagick? ...
8ther's avatar
I love the name of this genre. lol They should have cement poetry as well.
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COTTCANDYProfessional General Artist
very clever u r 👸
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Ko5micViXenHobbyist General Artist
perfect
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NaoyaYuukiHobbyist Digital Artist
Can I use this picture on a blog post? Thank You!
melissasnark's avatar
May I ask about licensing rights to this for use on a blog post?  It's already in use all over the web but I haven't been able to find permissions or fee information anywhere.

Thank you!
Relic-Angel's avatar
Relic-AngelHobbyist General Artist
Can I punch that writer's block out of frustration? XD
empusae's avatar
I found an easy answer to our problems. Look at this I already started
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I found an easy answer to our problems. Look at this I already started
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Nissanthen's avatar
I kept telling myself things would get better then my luck was turned around now I feel whole again just thought id share the wealth
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Have fun loosing pounds the easy way while you earn extra money
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J25TheArcKingHobbyist General Artist
I hate getting this 'writer's block' problem, I know what to write in my mind by getting all of my ideas to put it in, but I just don't know what to say, type or write it down!
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Fb-PHE13Hobbyist General Artist
I love this! :#1:
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RenosGirl77Hobbyist Writer
This is me right now. -_- Please, somebody, get me a sledgehammer!! (No offence meant at all to your awesomesauce artwork)
Cladies's avatar
writer's block: a disease that can only be cured by inspiration. :D
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Grandtheftautumn5Hobbyist General Artist
To think the most arcane evil . . is a square.
Tenskwatawa's avatar
Very clever, I shall carry this image around in one of my mental pockets and think of it fondly each time I run into lexical wall!
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summersun4235Hobbyist Writer
Writer's block SUCKS!! I'm always so lost when I cannot write anything ._. :iconmiseryplz:
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1redgirl1Hobbyist Writer
Currently, this is me
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Let me know if it's alright that I've shown your work on my low traffic blog with credit: [link]
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