Poetry Prompts

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Monday Poetry Prompt: Heap

This week let’s write a poem about a heap. What’s in the heap is up to you. Could be something shiny, something tinkly, something stinky. Could be something less substantial, like an emotion. Post your heap of a poem below.   Advertisements

Monday Poetry Prompt: Diaspora

This week let’s write a diaspora poem. We’re part of a group then we each go our own way, families, classes, nations. Get the band back together and post your result below.

Monday Poetry Prompt: Form

This week let’s write a form poem. Choose any form you’d like but be strict with yourself. Bonus points awarded for poems in a form you’ve never written before. Check out this list of forms and post your results below.  

October Visual Poetry Prompt

Post your October poem below.

Monday Poetry Prompt: Tick-Tock

This week let’s write a tick-tock poem. The tock is ticking and the tick is tocking. Post your results below before it’s too late.  

Monday Poetry Prompt: Ruthless

This week let’s write a ruthless poem. No mercy! Post your results below.  

Monday Poetry Prompt: Dull

This week let’s write a poem about being dull but make it exciting. Post your results below.

September Visual Prompt

Post your labors below.  

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