Dear Reader(s), This November, Thoughts of Words will be completing its 2nd year.
National Poem Writing Month 2018 Finale: Today, write a poem that engages with a strange and fascinating fact. Original Poem: Gandho Bichaar (গন্ধ বিচার) by Sukumar Ray (1887-1923)
National Poem Writing Month 2018 Day#29: Today, write a poem based on the Plath Poetry Project’s calendar. Simply pick a poem from the calendar, and then write a poem that responds or engages with your chosen Plath poem in some way.
National Poem Writing Month 2018 Day#27: Today, following Lauren Hunter’s practice of relying on tarot cards to generate ideas for poems, we challenge you to pick a card (any card), and then to write a poem inspired either by the card or by the images or ideas that are associated with it.
National Poem Writing Month 2018 Day#25: Write a poem that takes the form of a warning label . . . for yourself… Once the mother of Cobain says I told him not to join that stupid club…