Poetry Prompts

Inspiration for writing poetry

September 30, 2014 12:01 pm

apromptadaykeepsthecriticsaway:

Design your own kaiju (giant rampaging creature of some sort) and write a piece with them.

September 29, 2014 12:01 pm

Put your music on shuffle. Write a poem inspired by the first song that plays.

September 28, 2014 12:01 pm September 27, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the following three words:

  • consonant
  • students
  • provide
September 26, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the following 3 words:

  • mean
  • crowd
  • without
September 25, 2014 9:48 pm

askerquestioner

Anonymous: write a line of poetry that repeats the word when

12:01 pm

Stars

It will take one million years to count all of the stars in the sky

September 24, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the following three words:

  • sent
  • happened
  • received
7:16 am

askerquestioner

mayaabeauty: In the spirit of Halloween write a poem about pretending to be someone/ something else.

September 23, 2014 8:06 pm

Stars

Write a poem about a star with a human personality who feels alone even though it is surrounded by millions of other stars.