Magnet Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 20/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. There’s always a day in the early 20s of every daily writing challenge I undertake where I think I’m…

Paint Chip Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 19/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. Today I decided to try a paint chip poem based on Margaret’s color poem for kindergarteners. I separated my…

Magnet Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 18/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. I liked the magnet poetry so well yesterday that I decided to play with the kit again today. I…

Magnet Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 17/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. My new magnet poetry set was lost for a couple of weeks, and just this morning, I found it…

Paint Chip Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM #sol19 16/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. Today, my stack of paint chips met Naomi Shihab Nye’s wonderful poem, “A Valentine for Ernest Mann,” and Georgia…

Metaphor Dice Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 15/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. Today, I’m playing with metaphor dice. The challenge I set for myself was to open the box and take…

Poem Generator: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 14/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. Today I decided to do a mash-up of paint chip poetry with the Poem Generator website. Poem Generator is…

Paint Chip Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 13/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. I haven’t had a lot of success so far with the haikubes, so I decided to try writing haiku…

Paint Chip Poetry: Playing with Poetry #playingwithpoetryNPM 11/30

This month, I’m tagging along with Christie, Margaret, Jone, Mary Lee, and other writers to play with poetry for National Poetry Writing Month. I’ll be creating poems using haikubes, metaphor dice, magnet poetry, paint chips and anything else that catches my fancy. Today was going to be a blackout poetry day, using my new Make Blackout Poetry book. Yes, a book…