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Twitter Poems: Top Ten Poetic Tweets


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We spend a lot of time on Twitter. (We’re Tweetspeak Poetry, right?) In fact, we figure we read thousands of tweets every month. One of the things poetry and Twitter have in common (when done well) is an economy of words. When we see good Twitter poems, we stop and take notice.

In no particular order, here are ten of the best Twitter poems we’ve seen in lately:











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3 Comments so far

  1. Great group of poetic tweets. The one on writer’s block made me laugh.

    The American Scholar has a haiku contest going for its ‘Next Line, Please’ column. Deadline’s tomorrow.

  2. Marcy says:

    They all made me smile, how beautiful the words.


  1. Twitter Poems: Top Ten Poetic Tweets - | Poets ... - August 14, 2014

    […] Few things make us happier than reading excellent poems on Twitter. Here are 10 of the best Twitter poems we've seen lately.  […]

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