**A Pi Poem**

**Love Song to an Uncertain Future**

I’ve encountered that

point,

one

implied, inherent, even promised.

One

never sought. Not a gift.

The peaches I have dared lie eaten, sticky memories,

blue ribbons

molding in a muddy cardboard box.

What do I dare as

my next peach?

So little time to claim

between this morning’s aches and when I join

infinity.

# Now write your own!

And if you want another Iron Poet challenge, try Iron Poet: the Sonnet.

## The Definition of a Pi Poem

March 14 is Pi Day, so in honor of the occasion you can write a poem based on the digits in pi. Some people think the digits of pi are only 3.1415, but the numbers go on infinitely, without any pattern among the digits. While this may trouble mathematicians, we’re going to use it to our gain.

## A Pi Poem is…

One form of a pi poem is called the cadae, which limits the poet to the first five digits of pi and ignores the other aspects of its value. The definition for **my type of pi poem** is:

- Each line of the poem must contain the number of…