Poetry Prompts

Inspiration for writing poetry

September 15, 2014 12:01 pm

apromptadaykeepsthecriticsaway:

Write a piece describing all the items on a bulletin board.

September 14, 2014 12:01 pm

Use the word “jentacular” in a poem, which is defined as “Of or pertaining to a breakfast taken early in the morning, or immediately on getting up.”

September 13, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the word “postmeridian”, defined as “Of, relating to, or taking place in the afternoon.

September 12, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the following 3 words:

  • only
  • increase
  • lifted
September 11, 2014 8:05 pm

Write a poem using the following 3 words:

  • take
  • over
  • pattern
September 8, 2014 12:01 pm

Write a poem using the following 3 words:

  • remain
  • early
  • both
September 7, 2014 12:01 pm

apromptadaykeepsthecriticsaway:

Write about something that’s been frozen in ice for at least 1000 years.

September 6, 2014 12:01 pm 11:12 am

She walked to the beginning of time…

9:30 am