National Poetry Writing Month is Almost Here

  Hey, all you poets, psalmists, and songwriters out there, did you know that April is National Poetry Writing Month?  Well, it is, and that means it’s time to focus on our meter, rhyme, and imagery. Maureen Thorson, of Washington, D.C., U.S.A., hosts a website devoted specifically to National Poetry Writing Month — along withContinue reading “National Poetry Writing Month is Almost Here”

Oh My Goodness! It’s Almost National Poetry Month!

  I cannot believe it. When I think about all the poems I wrote last April for NaPoWriMo, it seems like just last week. How can we be right at the door of the next National Poetry Month already? Well, one reason it seems so recent, of course, is that I’ve just recently had aContinue reading “Oh My Goodness! It’s Almost National Poetry Month!”

NaPoWriMo – 2013 – Day 30 — ‘Adieu, Dear April’

For the final day of the National Poetry Writing Month challenge, I have departed from my pattern. Every other day that I wrote, I have followed the prompt faithfully.  But today — especially since Maureen has made it clear that the prompts are merely optional suggestions — I have decided to ignore the prompt andContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – 2013 – Day 30 — ‘Adieu, Dear April’”