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.
Haiku 1/13/15 Like stars winking out Voices of those who’ve loved us Tell me their stories #dailyhaiku
— Erin Hollowell (@BeingPoetry) January 14, 2015
— Demi Newell (@DemiNewell) January 13, 2015
— polona (@cirrusdream) December 17, 2014
deep blue the air is filled with the scent of sleet and fallen stars — Kathleen (@everettpoetry) January 11, 2015
— Brendan Bonsack (@BrendanBonsack) February 3, 2015
drifts of dry grasses wave across the winter field shushing the wind as it passes — Kathleen (@everettpoetry) February 4, 2015
is this our winter the time between suns and a broken clock
— Eusebeia Philos (@Eusebeia_Philos) January 28, 2015
Photo by Geraint Rowland, Creative Commons via Flickr.
Browse more Twitter poems
Go deeper: browse our Poets and Poems collection
Want more poems? We’ll send you one, every day.
You Might Also Like
Latest posts by LW Willingham (see all)
- National Poetry Month: Tony Hoagland and the Body + Group Poetry Dare - April 11, 2019
- 5 Delicious Ways to Celebrate Poet in a Cupcake Day! - April 5, 2019
- National Poetry Month: Writing Down the Words from Tony Hoagland + Group Dare - April 4, 2019