Essenced Justice

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)

Crossing the Water (Retold)

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#28: Today,

Robe (Featured)

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.

Hermit II: Dawn Eclipse

National Poem Writing Month 2018 Day#26: Today, taking our cue from today’s craft resource, we’d like to challenge you to write a poem that includes images that engage all five senses. Try to be as concrete and exact as possible with the “feel” of what the poem invites the reader to see, smell, touch, taste…