Tag Archives: Poetry

What are the words you do not yet have?

Audre Lorde (from a speech delivered in Chicago, Illinois, December 28, 1977 The 3 page speech is at this link. Very powerful! https://www.csusm.edu/sjs/documents/silenceintoaction.pdf

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Writing Poetry – Accessible or Organic?

April 29, 2016 In the MFA program at University of N.C. Wilmington, I was told to make my poetry accessible and understandable. It has occurred to me that this is strange advice actually. Are the Imagists accessible and understandable? Personally, … Continue reading

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Writing Your Life Challenge Prompt #2

January 8, 2016 Favorites Writing about a favorite thing, person, or place gives you short vignettes that you can add to your larger memoir. Perhaps the paragraph about your favorite house will fit in with your overall theme of moving … Continue reading

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1000 Students in Poetry Course!

Hit 1000 students today!   https://www.udemy.com/beginners-guide-to-writing-poetry

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FREE workshop in Poetry Writing

It’s only free for a little while, so jump aboard the train now! Beginner’s Guide to Writing Poetry

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FREE Beginner’s Guide to Writing Poetry

For a limited time this course is FREE. Yup, you heard me! FREE!                     http://hamilton-academy.usefedora.com/courses/beginner-s-guide-to-poetry-writing

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digital chapbook contest

Lyric essays and prose poems or poetics; experimental biography and autobiography; innovative approaches to journalism, experimental historiography, criticism, scholarship and philosophy. Simultaneous submissions, multiple submissions, collaborative manuscripts, digital and hybridized text/art manuscripts are all encouraged. Read more at http://www.essaypress.org/submit/#MXiDbQImAyJWQfw3.99

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Seeking Submissions to Creative Writing Workbook!

We are looking for teachers and indie authors to contribute writing advice, self-publishing advice, and creative writing exercises in ALL writing genres. Tentative deadline for submissions is May 16, 2014. Indie authors with a great following will be offered equal … Continue reading

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Eleven Places to Find Exercises for Your Writing

Today is a beautiful day for creating something! Like all talents, we need to stretch our creative muscles on a regular basis. Here are ELEVEN places you can visit for a quick stretch of your creative muscles. 1. Creative Talents Unleashed … Continue reading

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What is your favorite poetry exercise?

What is your favorite poetry prompt or exercise? Submit it here and it could be included in our Celebrating Poetry Anthology! Or you can email it to karenzomedia@gmail.com

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