This last stretch is when NaPoWriMo truly becomes a challenge. I’m three behind, so Poem Number 23 is inspired by NaPo’s Clerihew prompt from today (Day 25), but only marginally: it seems that my attempts at writing short, humorous verse always end up in limerick form, but I still maintained the famous-person-oriented theme. This one might be a shocker:
A Serbian fella named Tesla
thought himself, for the world, an investa’,
but dark was the hour
for his infinite pow’r
that Edison’s light got the best o’.