Poetry Writing Tips

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

Receiving feedback, editorial review, and constructive criticism on your poetry is almost as important a step in the writing process as

"Claudia Rankine's formally inventive poems investigate many kinds of boundaries: the unsettled territory between poetry and prose,

Poetry is not dead! According to the NEA, poetry readership reached a fifteen year high in 2017.

Family relationships have long provided inspiration and emotional subject-matter for poets and writers.

Instagram poets, or "instapoets" as they are sometimes called, have been making big waves in the world of contemporary poetry.

The best artists are those who successfully merge word and sound to create a unique expression of the human soul, whether that be with l

As it in inevitable for us all, death is a universal experience that affects every single person.

If you've visited our poetry terms page before, then you know that a

Reading poetry aloud goes hand-in-hand with writing it.