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In honor of this April’s National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo), I offer the following poetry writing resources:
*** Writing Prompts ***
My Poem Sparks Master list: https://christinekloceklim.com/creative-writing/poem-sparks-master-list/
NaPoWriMo.net Daily Prompts: http://www.napowrimo.net/
Writer’s Digest Wednesday Poetry Prompts: https://www.writersdigest.com/be-inspired/poetry-prompts
Guide to Verse Forms: http://www.volecentral.co.uk/vf/index.htm
Susan Tichy’s Poetry Basics: http://mason.gmu.edu/~stichy/Writingexercises.htm
*** Books ***
In the Palm of Your Hand by Steve Kowit: https://www.amazon.com/Palm-Your-Hand-Portable-Workshop/dp/0884481492
The Poetry Home Repair Manual by Ted Kooser: https://www.amazon.com/Poetry-Home-Repair-Manual-Practical/dp/0803259786
*** What is NaPoWriMo? ***
NaPoWriMo is that crazy time of year where poets try to write a poem EACH day during the month of April, National Poetry Month.
It was inspired by NaNoWriMo, and started by poet Maureen Thorson. The official NaPoWriMo website: http://www.napowrimo.net/
Wikipedia entry: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Poetry_Writing_Month