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Roses are Red poems poetry prompt

Blog, poetry, poetry prompt, Rose Poems, Valentine's Day

Love Poems: Roses Are Red

89 Comments 29 January 2015

With Valentine's Day approaching, discover the history of the "Roses are red" poem and reimagine it with us—maybe even as a sestina—in our new Roses are Red Poetry Prompt.

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Poets and Poems: Marina Tsvetaeva and “My Poems”

7 Comments 08 July 2014

Russian poet Marina Tsvetaeva (1892-1941) used love as a compass in her poetry, in the face of monumental tragedies she experienced in her country.

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Red flower love poems

Attentiveness Poems, Blog, Hope Poems, poems about writing

Launching Love, Etc.

25 Comments 06 April 2014

A day spent celebrating love—to launch Love, Etc. Sharing quotes, a live reading, chocolates. What's not to love?

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chocolate poems

Blog, Chocolate, Chocolate Poems, love poems, Valentine's Day

7 Chocolate Poems for Your Love (of Chocolate)

12 Comments 12 February 2014

Good love poems aren't always about love. Sometimes, they are about chocolate (its own kind of love). Try this collection of rich, dark chocolate poems.

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top ten poetry picks

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This Week’s Top Ten Poetic Picks

No Comments 05 December 2013

Did Jane Austen play video games? Did William Carlos Williams really eat the plums? Did Ben Franklin think flying was useful? It's another week of the best in poetry and poetic things: Our Top 10 Poetic Picks.

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Dolls in Cans Poetry

Blog, Bottled & Canned, love poems, love poetry, Poems, poetry, poetry prompt, Themed Writing Projects, writer's group resources, writing prompts

Bottled & Canned: Surprise Poetry Prompt

17 Comments 12 August 2013

Have you ever opened a can, only to find something unexpected? Now's your chance.

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Take Your Poet to Work Emily Dickinson cover

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Take Your Poet to Work: Emily Dickinson

12 Comments 29 June 2013

Reclusive Emily Dickinson is the perfect poet for Take Your Poet to Work Day if you work from home. She won't even complain if you work in your pajamas—she'll be ghosting about in a house dress that's as white as the bed linens.

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Coffee Diner

Anniversary Poems, Blog, Coffee Poems, love poems, love poetry, Poems, poetry, Poetry Classroom, poetry teaching resources, Short Poems

Poetry Classroom: Anniversary Coffee

18 Comments 24 June 2013

Welcome to the poetry classroom. Today we're discussing Anniversary Coffee. Is it a good cup? Let's drink up and see.

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Life Outside poem

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Poetry Classroom: Life Outside

8 Comments 06 March 2013

Welcome to this month’s poetry classroom, with poet Tania Runyan, author of A Thousand Vessels and Simple Weight.

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love poems rose

Blog, love poems, love poetry, Poems, poetry, Valentine's Day, WordCandy

That’s Amore: 10 of the Best Love Poems

8 Comments 13 February 2013

Love's big day is upon us, and we don't want you to be without a good love poem, so we've gathered up a list of ten of our favorites. Maybe you have another you'd like to share in the comments?

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Classic Love Poems Shepherd

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Poetry Classroom: Passionate Shepherd to his Love

3 Comments 11 February 2013

Even if you have not read Christopher Marlowe’s famous poem, “The Passionate Shepherd to his Love," you probably know its poetry anyway. Really.

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Classic Art Lovers Painting Fragonard

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Poetry Classroom: Sonnet 18 by William Shakespeare (1609)

22 Comments 04 February 2013

In this month's poetry classroom, author and literature professor Karen Swallow Prior will be treating us to a discussion of classic love poetry—beginning with Shakespeare.

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christmas poem

Christmas Poems, love poems, poetry, Villanelles

Poem: Ghost of Christmas Present

2 Comments 25 December 2012

A poem for Christmas by L.L. Barkat: Ghost of Christmas Present.

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wine and poetry

Blog, love poetry, poetry

Make Time for Wine and Poetry

6 Comments 29 October 2012

In the hands of the poets, wine is poetry and poetry is wine. Angela Alaimo O'Donnell, together with wine and poetry, invites you to the Feast of Life.

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