Poetry Writing Tips

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

So what is a Haiku?

Get inspired by the work of some of the best slam poets performing today!


If you’ve suffered a great loss — like the death of someone close to you — reading poems about loss or writing poetry that reflects on

What’s the first rule of writing poetry? That there are no rules — it’s all up to you!

What do you think of when you hear the word spirituality?

Spoken word is written on a page but performed for an audience.

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.