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NaPoWriMo Poetry Prompt #25: Day 25

New List These words were taken from a poem that may be found here: http://soulsmusic.wordpress.com/2009/01/31/here-but-for-me-there-be-dragons/ A few suggestions: 1. Read the poem from which the words were taken. Use any part of it, title, line, phrase, as a title or … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poetry Prompt #19: Day 19

New List A Few Suggestions 1. Do you have a strong reaction or response (negative or positive) to any of the words? 2. Hold the word in your mind for a few moments, but make note of your associations with the … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo poetry prompt #10: Day 10

New list: A few tips: 1. Which three of the words jump out at you first? 2. Create a starting line with at least two of them, if not all three. 3. Let that first line take you to the … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo poetry prompt #8: Day 8

Second day, same list: A few tips: 1. Choose one of the words. Make it your title. 2. Then listen, let it tell you where it wants to go. 3. Breathe in slowly. Let it out, blow it slowly away … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo poetry prompt #7: Day 7

New Wordle List meaning hurl listener rattle pluck taut clenched music tender unique A few tips: 1. Use a few moments to think about or picture the meaning of each of the words. 2. Choose the strongest of those personal … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Prompt #6: Day 6

New List Tomorrow A Few Tips 1. Find a song title, phrase, or quote that uses one of these words and use it as a starting point for your poem. 2. If one of the words brings up an image … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Prompt #5: Day 5

Second day of same list: A few tips: 1. Getting tired? Move to a different location, even if it’s across the room, sitting cross-legged on your bed with a pen and notebook. 2. Remember to breathe. When we breathe in, … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Prompt #4: Day 4

New List: New Wordle A few tips: 1. Dare to write something different from you’ve done in the past. Whether that is content, form, point of view, or persona. 2. Tilt these words into new meanings, make verbs into nouns, or the … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Prompt #3: Day 3

New list tomorrow. A few tips: 1. We have a habit to act on habit. Usually read a list from top to bottom. Today, read it from bottom to top, several times slowly. Listen for new pairings. 2. Try to … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Prompt 2: Day 2

 NaPoWriMo Prompt #2: Day2 Same list, same words as yesterday. A few tips: 1. Take the same words down a different path, a different persona, a different poem. 2. Envision a slightly altered version of yesterday’s experience, a different point … Continue reading

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