Don’t worry about whether or not you’re caught up in the challenge: Put a song in your heart with today’s NaPoWriMo prompt. Write a poem based on the lyrics of a favorite song. Alternatively, write your own song lyrics (with or without music), either as a...Read More
We’re halfway through the NaPoWriMo challenge (30 poems in 30 days). How are you doing? Now that we’ve reached the halfway point, I felt it would be a good idea to try something that deals with halves. I credit fellow poet and writer Amy M. Levy with helping me...Read More
I would have had today’s prompt up sooner, but I was working on my taxes. Write a poem based on the theme of procrastination. This could be a poem you’ve been wanting to write but putting off, or a poem about things that you or other people put off. Feel to...Read More
If you’re like me, you might be a couple days behind on your NaPoWriMo challenge (30 poems in 30 days). The weekend is a perfect time to catch up. Use this prompt or use one of your own, anything that helps inspire you. Write a poem based on a photo. You can use the one...Read More
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