We spend a lot of time on Twitter. (We’re Tweetspeak Poetry, after all.) 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:
— John Wisdom (@john34239) August 15, 2014
in the “o” of the hotel sign sparrows build a nest #senryu
— Paul David Mena (@pauldavidmena) August 13, 2014
— Sondra (@SondraJByrnes) September 7, 2014
daddy longlegs the evening’s change to lamplight #haiku
— Simon Chard (@simon_chard) September 4, 2014
— Coyote (@CoyoteSings) August 30, 2014
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