Poetry Writing Tips

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

Did you know that there are famous books (like Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein) that are based on dreams?

This type of poem comes from Italy, and translates to “third rhyme.” You might be familiar with poetry that is made up of four lines at

If you are just starting out writing poetry, it might seem intimidating to write about really deep emotions right away.

You already use rhythm and rhyme when you write poetry.

Some people find their inspiration from looking to the future.

A haiku is a type of poem which will allow you to practice focusing on specific numbers of lines and syllables in your poetry writing.

Acrostic poetry is a fun and simple type of poetry which will allow you to experiment with different writing techniques and formatting a

An idyll is a short poem that creates a story and paints a picture of everyday life, while making things that at first seem simple much

A modern ballad is usually a song, one that is a combination of long, slow, heartfelt and sad.

We all know that writing poetry is an amazing, creative way to express ourselves, but have you ever thought about what you can do with y

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