Poetry Writing Tips

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and our guides will help you improve.

What do you think of when you hear the word rap? Do you ever think of… poetry? The two really aren’t that different.

Some people find their inspiration from looking to the future.

Poetry itself is a type of art, but did you know that you can create poetry to look like art, too?

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One of the oldest poetic forms in the world could be the perfect way to tell a very modern story – yours.

 

Relationships with family members can affect us in a profound way.

Get inspired by the work of some of the best slam poets performing today!

 

Penning your own slam poetry isn't as difficult as it might seem.

If you’ve seen spoken word poetry videos floating around Facebook and YouTube—but weren’t sure what they were all about—check out this

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