Monthly Archives: November 2015

Poetry Writing Exercises 748: Monday 30th November

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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.

748 baby shoes 859299Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Ronald, legacy, earring, diamond, debut
  2. Random: no one is laughing
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: first-person poem about colouring her hair

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Poetry Writing Exercises 747: Friday 27th November

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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.

747 astronaut 115124Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: female, plus, minor, people, work
  2. Random: getting in the wrong car
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: front

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Poetry Writing Exercises 746: Thursday 26th November

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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.

746 flowers 184924Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: inspire, financial, three, made, everyone
  2. Random: curves in the wrong place
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Air Force Two

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Poetry Writing Exercises 745: Wednesday 25th November

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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.

745 flash 943705Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: gangster, enjoying, dancing, rusty, asked
  2. Random: catching a train
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Being polite…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 744: Tuesday 24th November

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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.

744 finger print 937723Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: transfer, gave, brandy, bull, double
  2. Random: calming the nerves
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Refuge

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Poetry Writing Exercises 743: Monday 23rd November

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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.

743 frozen heart 898289Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: rain, chapter, posts, exactly, desire
  2. Random: phoning an old friend
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: first-person poem about going to an old-fashioned dance

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Poetry Writing Exercises 742: Friday 20th November

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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.

742 numbers 909883Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: left, right, straight, smell, bank
  2. Random: three police cars
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: feel

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Poetry Writing Exercises 741: Thursday 19th November

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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.

741 accounts 194459Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: illegal, mother, unhappy, years, ten
  2. Random: only at night-time
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Between the Lines

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Poetry Writing Exercises 740: Wednesday 18th November

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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.

740 writers block blockage 106052Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: bag, tempted, plaster, bandana, chew
  2. Random: a baseball cap
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Alongside two of his favourite…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 739: Tuesday 17th November

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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.

739 tunnel 896331Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: plan, Muriel, houses, walk, looking
  2. Random: done talking
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Real Talent

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