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.
Here are ten of the best Twitter poems we’ve seen in the last few weeks:
— The Imagined Jay (@theimaginedjay) April 4, 2014
Parents are struggling through Advanced Placement carpools and get no credit. #suburbanhaiku
— Peyton Price (@Suburbanhaiku) May 1, 2014
— Maureen Doallas (@Doallas) March 20, 2014
Sneaker in the crosswalk, where are you going all by yourself? #micropoetry
— Laura Brown (@lauralynn_brown) April 4, 2014
— Poetry Here and Now (@PoetsHereAndNow) May 6, 2014
— Scott Reid (@apwpoet) April 14, 2014
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