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Turnkey Construction (Poem)

Posted 'Turnkey Construction', new poem:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/turnkey-construction-poem.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 15, 2014 at 6:32am — No Comments

Monday Muse: 'Life of a Poet' Series

Monday Muse looks at the "Life of a Poet" series presented by the Poetry and Literature Center at the Library of Congress.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/monday-muse-life-of-poet-series.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 14, 2014 at 7:19am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short is "A Solitary World', inspired by works by H.G. Wells. Directed and produced by James W. Griffiths, the short is narrated by Terry Burns; its score is by Lennert Busch.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/saturday-short.html ;

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 12, 2014 at 7:23am — No Comments

L.L. Barkat's 'Love, Etc.'

Posted review of L.L. Barkat's new poetry collection "Love, Etc.":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/ll-barkats-love-etc.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 10, 2014 at 5:36am — No Comments

John Siddique's 'Whirlpool'

I've posted John Siddique's beautiful new videopoem "Whirlpool":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/john-siddiques-whirlpool.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 9, 2014 at 7:10am — No Comments

Dogwood and Flowering Judas (Poem)

I've posted a new poem, "Dogwood and Flowering Judas", from a manuscript-in-progress. I am using words from T.S. Eliot's work to create found poems.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/dogwood-and-flowering-judas-poem.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 8, 2014 at 6:51am — No Comments

Monday Muse Asks Did You Know

Posted Monday Muse, another in an occasional series offering something about poets and poetry or writing more generally that you might not know:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/monday-muse-asks-did-you-know.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 7, 2014 at 10:21am — No Comments

Recipe for Writing

Didactic poetry is a type of poetry that provides instruction for knowledge or to teach.
Writing Recipe
Read
Read all you can
This will change your writing craft,
Additions, subtractions through draft
Imagine
Imagine the incredible
But believable characters and scheme
Thought…
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Added by Denise Baer on April 4, 2014 at 12:23pm — No Comments

Try a Triolet for National Poetry Month!

Here we have a Triolet of French origin. It’s an eight line poem with repetition, so the poet only writes five lines with the other lines repeated and rhymed.

The poet repeats the first line of verse on the fourth and seventh line. Then the second line is repeated at the end. The rhyme follows the end words of the first two…

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Added by Denise Baer on April 2, 2014 at 4:57am — No Comments

National Poetry Month

It’s April 1st, and the start of National Poetry Month. Again, I will try to post a poem a day, and this isn't an April Fool's joke. There will be a few repeats, some new, and some from other poets. Hope you enjoy.



This poem is an Epigram. It’s a short saying, usually in verse, and a…

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Added by Denise Baer on April 1, 2014 at 11:22am — No Comments

Two Haiku (Anticipation)

I've posted two haiku in anticipation of spring and flowers.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/two-haiku-anticipation.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 1, 2014 at 5:48am — No Comments

Happy National Poetry Month!

April kicks off National Poetry Month!! Celebrate by reading a book of poetry - better yet, support a poet and buy a book of their poetry! Start with mine! =) It's available on Amazon and it's less than $10 so you can afford it. Plus the cover is awfully pretty:…

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Added by Courtney Birst on April 1, 2014 at 3:17am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Poet-to-Poet Project

Monday Muse introduces the Academy of American Poets' Poet-to-Poet Project for youths in grades 3-12.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/monday-muse-poet-to-poet-project.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 31, 2014 at 5:30am — 1 Comment

Thougfor the Day

A quote from a Marge Piercy poem is Thought for the Day.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/thought-for-day_30.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 30, 2014 at 9:36am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short is a brief video of English poet and playwright Roger McGough reading from his collection "As Far As I Know":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/saturday-short_29.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 29, 2014 at 7:03am — No Comments

Image-ine at TweetSpeakPoetry

Two ekphrastic poems inspired by Lisa Hess Hesselgrave's painting "Girl in Street" appear at TweetSpeakPoetry today.

http://www.tweetspeakpoetry.com/2014/03/28/image-ine-poetry-girl-street-lisa-hess-hesselgrave/

My poem "Hazardous Duty: Ode to My Kitchen" appears in Every Day Poems.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 28, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

After (Poem)

Posted 'After', a poem in remembrance of my late brother.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/after-poem.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 25, 2014 at 7:19am — No Comments

Release of New Issue of Prairie Wolf Press Review

Marjorie Carlson Davis and I are proud to announce the release of the Spring 2014 Prairie Wolf Press Review, a literary online journal featuring new and emerging writers and visual artists.  Our feature artist for this issue is fine photographer, Lynn Berreitter.

 

The Website:  www,prairiewolfpress.com

 

Enjoy.

 

 

Added by Joyce (j.d.)Daniels on March 24, 2014 at 8:19am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

Posted Thought for the Day, a line from Wislawa Szymborska's poem 'The Hunger Camp at Jaslo':

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/thought-for-day_23.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 23, 2014 at 12:01pm — No Comments

Spring Haiku

A haiku to mark spring's arrival:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/spring-haiku-poem.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 20, 2014 at 7:12am — No Comments

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