Poetry Writing Exercises 1081: Thursday 9th March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1081-boy-lonely-428380bBelow are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: numpty, classic, brilliant, nauseous, cautious
  2. Random: the opposite of tomorrow
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: If Only He’d Told Her

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1080: Wednesday 8th March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1080-bottles-427953aBelow are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: diet, wait, weight, scale, laugh
  2. Random: a rejection
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Not finding the joke…

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished material).

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1079: Tuesday 7th March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1079-bottle-687147_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: split, Brad, verbatim, copy, 26001
  2. Random: his penpal
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The Last One in the Box

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1078: Monday 6th March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1078-bokeh-715283_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: petal, peculiar, rain, rim, start
  2. Random: writing a letter
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: first-person poem about

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1077: Friday 3rd March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1077-boat-207129_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: twist, mirror, glass, knob, end
  2. Random: what did you do last week?
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: yesterday

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1076: Thursday 2nd March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1076-blue-peacock-90051_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: wistful, worthwhile, rancid, epic, beach
  2. Random: an annoying pet
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: The Nickname

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1075: Wednesday 1st March

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1075-beach-weimaraner-143753Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: something, scare, scarce, spoon, synonym
  2. Random: simpler than thought
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Finding her…

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1074: Tuesday 28th February

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1074-anonymous-657195_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: frosty, shopping, carpet, rig, vase
  2. Random: helping someone old
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Dream or Nightmare

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1072: Friday 24th February

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1072-adorable-20374_640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Ben, accident, front, digging, also
  2. Random: a mound of earth
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: building

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished material).

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Poetry Writing Exercises 1071: Thursday 23rd February

Here are your four poetry exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts, do take a look at my online courses… six are currently half price (when using the coupon codes on my main blog’s online courses page) and another is FREE!

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.

1071-business-257911aBelow are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: calculating, detect, original, believe, victim
  2. Random: found guilty
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Missing in 2003

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished material).

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