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Twitter Poems: Top Ten Poetic Tweets

2 Comments 08 January 2015

Looking for poetry on Twitter? Look no further than our latest Top Ten Poetic Tweets, featuring some of the best Twitter poems we've seen lately.

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Take Your Poet to Work Day: It’s About Access (and Ice Cream)

9 Comments 17 July 2014

At its heart, like the ice cream truck peddling frozen treats on a stick, Take Your Poet to Work Day is about access. Enjoy some highlights from our annual celebration.

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Twitter Poems: Top Ten Poetic Tweets

3 Comments 12 June 2014

See any good poetry on Twitter lately? We see it every day. Here are ten of the best Twitter poems we've seen lately.

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Twitter Poetry: Top Ten Poetic Tweets

6 Comments 08 May 2014

One of the things poetry and Twitter have in common (when done well) is an economy of words. When we see good Twitter poetry, we stop and take notice.

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Twitter Party: The Poetry Home Repair Manual 2

2 Comments 15 October 2013

Six additional poems from Tweetspeak Poetry's recent poetry jam on Twitter, prompted by line from Ted Kooser's "The Poetry Home Repair Manual."

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Twitter Party: The Poetry Home Repair Manual

10 Comments 01 October 2013

Tweetspeak Poetry's recent poetry jam on Twitter used Ted Kooser's "The Poetry Home Repair Manual" for prompts -- with some surprising results.

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Top Ten Poetic Tweets

5 Comments 18 July 2013

We spend a lot of time on Twitter. (We’re Tweetspeak Poetry, right?) In fact, we figure we read thousands of tweets every month. Sometimes, we read a tweet and say to ourselves, “That’s poetry.” We want to take notice.

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Poetry at Work: The Poetry of Electronic Work

3 Comments 18 June 2013

Like all work, the work of electronic communications contains an inherent poetry, perhaps several inherent "poetries."

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This Week’s Top Ten Poetic Picks

13 Comments 06 June 2013

Apps that analyze your writing voice, your poetry, your reading preferences. It's all in the math and science of This Week's Top Ten Poetic Picks.

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Twitter Poetry: Spinning for Tickets for a Prayer Wheel 3

4 Comments 21 May 2013

Six additional poems from the recent Tweetspeak Twitter poetry jam, with prompts taken from Annie Dillard's "Tickets for a Prayer Wheel."

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Twitter Poetry: Spinning for Tickets for a Prayer Wheel 2

6 Comments 14 May 2013

The next six poems edited from the recent Tweetspeak Twitter Poetry jam, with the prompts from Annie Dillard's "Tickets for a Prayer Wheel."

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This Week’s Top Ten Poetic Picks

2 Comments 21 February 2013

The hair-splitting debate over split infinitives, 10x vs 10% better, Monopoly iron says farewell. Lyla Willingham Lindquist has This Week's Top Ten Poetic Picks.

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This Week’s Top Ten Poetic Picks

8 Comments 23 August 2012

The best in poetry (and poetic things), this week with Lyla Lindquist. 1 Art As an insurance adjuster, I find the term “perfect storm” an unfortunate combination of words, unless we simply mean the sort of storm which generates a lot of business for me but in which no one is hurt and only easily […]

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July Mosaics: Juxtaposition

17 Comments 16 July 2012

Years ago, I had the privilege of rubbing eyeballs with royalty. Flanked by an impressive retinue of distinguished figure heads, the fair-skinned and curly-haired king stood before a hushed audience at my university and delivered a cultural manifesto on the artist's role in creating the juxtaposition of political and religious imagery to benefit and protect society. But I was more interested in his shoes.

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