a wrung sponge
there's a poet let loose in the library...
Friday, April 29, 2022
In the Style of... Taylor Mali
This month my Poetry Sisters are writing Poems in the style of Taylor Mali , the spoken word poet . I enjoy his work so much, but I did...
Friday, March 25, 2022
This month we are working on learning a new-to-me poetic form from 19th c. Japan. It is called " dodoitsu ", and consists of four ...
Friday, February 25, 2022
Exquisite Corpse Poem
Our challenge this month is to write an Exquisite Corpse Poem . This form is a game played in a group, like the way we used to pass around ...
Friday, January 28, 2022
Found poem for my brother
This month the Poetry Sisters have been listening for poetry in the air. We agreed to create "found" poems from something overh...
Friday, October 29, 2021
Word Play poems with the Poetry Sisters
This month we are doing Word Play poems. Laura shared this form with us after she enjoyed it on Today's Little Ditty last spring. C...
Friday, September 24, 2021
Tanka answers the Poetry Sisters
It sounded fun when we first discussed it; find a poem published previously in one of our poetry challenges, and write a tanka in response....
Friday, June 25, 2021
Zentangle Found Poem
This month the Poetry Sisters are messing around with found poems and Zentangle doodles. I discovered Zentangle after a workshop at my loca...
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