How Do You Like Your Coffee?

In a reply to Jenny Lee Young’s “reply prompt” of How do you like your coffee? when we were writing limericks for Poetry 201: October 2015, I wrote:

I like my coffee cold-brewed and strong.
And for one thing I very much long.
That I could have written
the words that were driven
to come to you, right–surely not wrong.

She wrote a beautiful serial “Gospel Limerick“.

It delighted me because (a) it worked, (b) it came directly to mind on the spot with next to no editing, and (c) she liked it.