Apr 20 2012

Prompt for 4/20/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Pick a random news article or magazine page. Go through it and underline the words or phrases that appeal to you. Use the underlined words in your poem.

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Apr 19 2012

Prompt for 4/19/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Think of a particularly tumultuous period in your life. Write about an unexpected thing that gave you solace.

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Apr 18 2012

Prompt for 4/18/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Write an erotic poem that doesn’t rely on any imagery you have heard before.

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Apr 17 2012

Prompt for 4/17/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Write about an old argument you had, the ways it does or does not affect you still, and the person with whom you had it.
Bonus Points: Write about the argument from the other person’s perspective.

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Apr 16 2012

Prompt for 4/16/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Write a poem as though it is a fable. Focus on the anthropomorphic qualities of the objects you describe.

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Apr 15 2012

Prompt for 4/15/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Write a poem about the last thing you ate.

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Apr 14 2012

Prompt for 4/14/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Think of someone peripheral to you, an acquaintance, colleague, or brief friend from your past. Imagine that you ran into them again today. Write about the life you imagine they’ve been having.

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Apr 13 2012

Prompt for 4/13/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Is there a book whose ending you always wished was different? Craft a response in the form of a poem.

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Apr 12 2012

Prompt for 4/12/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Think of a celebrity from a different time period. Read a little about them, then try to write a poem that elucidates a little-known fact about them.

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Apr 11 2012

Prompt for 4/11/12

marshall

For NaPoWriMo, we are posting a new writing prompt every day. Here’s today’s prompt:

Find a book of poetry. Use two of the titles as lines in your poem.

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