Action Guides

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and even inspire action. Browse some ideas for ways you can use a poem to make a difference.

Bullying is a problem that affects people across the globe. Kids, teens, and even adults can be victims of bullying.


Learn how to write poetry to help yourself or someone you know cope with OCD.


Write and share poems to promote safe driving.

Power Poetry isn’t just about writing poems- it’s about creating a community with other (awesome) poets!

Teen pregnancy rates in the U.S.

Homelessness in the U.S.

Organizations like Sustain US and S

Did you know that one in five people will suffer from a mental health issue at some point during their lifetime?



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