Monthly Archives: July 2013

Poetry Writing Exercises 148: Wednesday 31st July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: keep, will, soul, feel, things
  2. Random: questions wrong
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: On the way…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 147: Tuesday 30th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: weak, watch, speaking, mercy, sad
  2. Random: unwilling
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Headed straight

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Poetry Writing Exercises 146: Monday 29th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: fire, street, swallow, meet, just
  2. Random: Redemption Day
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Write a first-person poem – television interview

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Poetry Writing Exercises 145: Friday 26th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: silent, crisp, wooden, phone, slip
  2. Random: signed paper
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: appear

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Poetry Writing Exercises 144: Thursday 25th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: offshore, shirt, sheet, nestle, open
  2. Random: two birds
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: All that you give

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Poetry Writing Exercises 143: Wednesday 24th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: girls, meet, super, here, online
  2. Random: nervous
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Climb over…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 142: Tuesday 23rd July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: rainbow, country, sigh, sign, moon
  2. Random: unusual light
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Behind the door

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Poetry Writing Exercises 141: Monday 22nd July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: go, bed, read, free, exercise
  2. Random: hot and sticky
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Write a first-person poem – a midnight walk

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Poetry Writing Exercises 140: Friday 19th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

140 underground 568159You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: deserve, insane, thing, change, strange
  2. Random: standing on a roof
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: mouth

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Poetry Writing Exercises 139: Thursday 18th July

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: ready, guitar, rift, curtail, popping
  2. Random: shout at no one
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: I’m back

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