Poetry Writing Exercises 682: Friday 28th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: amazed, revelation, gate, comment, fair
  2. Random: not what was expected
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: pleased

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Poetry Writing Exercises 681: Thursday 27th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: feel, home, twice, exciting, worth
  2. Random: personal touches
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Full of Frills

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Poetry Writing Exercises 680: Wednesday 26th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: morning, range, cook, flying, flat
  2. Random: a little apprehensive
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: A really irritating…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 679: Tuesday 25th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: weasel, picture, legend, smoke, accident
  2. Random: a woman with a very deep
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: A Local Speciality

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Poetry Writing Exercises 678: Monday 24th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: day, all, wheeze, gutter, hungry
  2. Random: a catching yawn
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Write a first-person poem – someone’s had a terrible week

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Poetry Writing Exercises 677: Friday 21st August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

677 happy-balloons 909715Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: ugly, looking, time, Scotland, cloud
  2. Random: Gordon’s restaurant
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: yearly

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Poetry Writing Exercises 676: Thursday 20th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: spotting, guests, paramount, back, very
  2. Random: trying to revive interest
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Not Her Thing

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Poetry Writing Exercises 675: Wednesday 19th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: fish, part, nutritious, taking, winner
  2. Random: getting peckish
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: I’ll leave at…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 674: Tuesday 18th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: gooey, fluid, time, over, air
  2. Random: at the top of the building
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Why Are We Watching?

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Poetry Writing Exercises 673: Monday 17th August

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Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes per exercise, having a break in between each one or move on to the next.  When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

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  1. Keywords: out, still, scream, kept, right
  2. Random: a scar by her eye
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Write a first-person poem – someone’s nervous about a new course (not one of mine, hopefully!) :)

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