Poetry Writing Tips
Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and our guides will help you improve.
Get inspired by the work of some of the best slam poets performing today!
What’s the first rule of writing poetry? That there are no rules — it’s all up to you!
Spoken word is written on a page but performed for an audience.
Editing your own poetry can be a scary endeavor.
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.
What do you think of when you hear the word rap? Do you ever think of… poetry? The two really aren’t that different.
Your family and friends are the people closest to you — the ones who love you no matter what and who always have your back.