Tips for writing poetry

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Kicking off our poetry studies... - The Teacher Studio

When I grew up, poetry was all about rhymes, and rules, and patterns. I remember writing couplets. And cinquains. And all sorts of other “rule” poems where the pattern was more important than the message. Times have changed in my world–and although we READ a million types of poems in my class, we really focus […]

A Lesson in Poetry, 3-Part Series – Part 1: Meter

An area where many aspiring writers struggle when first entering the realm of poetry is meter. Of course, a poet doesn’t have to use meter in order to write poetry – in fact, free verse is probably…

How To Write Poetry: Tips For Beginners

I love poetry. I don’t consistently produce new poems any more. It goes in phases. But my passion for poetry never leaves me, and will always be an important aspect of my life and work, as a …

Creative Writing 10 Tips for Writing Poetry.  Writing is no trouble: you just jot down ideas as they occur to you. The jotting is simplicity itself - - ppt download

10 Tips for Writing Poetry 1. Know your goal 2. Avoid Clichés 3. Avoid Sentimentality 4. Use Images 5. Use Metaphors and Similes 6. Use Concrete Words, instead of Abstract Words 7. Communicate Theme 8. Subvert the Ordinary 9. Rhyme with Caution 10. Revise

How To Write Poetry: Tips For Beginners – Paula Writes

How To Write Poetry: Tips For Beginners

I love poetry. I don’t consistently produce new poems any more. It goes in phases. But my passion for poetry never leaves me, and will always be an important aspect of my life and work, as a …

How To Write Poetry: Tips For Beginners

How To Write Poetry: Tips For Beginners

I love poetry. I don’t consistently produce new poems any more. It goes in phases. But my passion for poetry never leaves me, and will always be an important aspect of my life and work, as a …