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Poetry Writing Tips

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and our guides will help you improve.

A limerick poem is a short, funny (goofy!) poem that’s quick and easy to write.

Remember a time when you really wanted to tell someone how you felt about them, but didn’t think you coul

Onomatopoeia may look like gibberish, but this type of poem is fun and easy to write- and even more fun to read aloud.

Is there a celebrity or other famous person who really gets on your nerves?

Your family and friends are the people closest to you — the ones who love you no matter what and who always have your back.

What do you think of when you hear the word rap? Do you ever think of… poetry? The two really aren’t that different.

Metaphors are a great tool to use if you want to liven up your poetry, and make people really think more deeply about what you write.

Editing your own poetry can be a scary endeavor.

Slam Poetry is a type of competition where people read thei

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