Poetry Writing Tips

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

Putting together your first poem isn’t as difficult as you might think. Just follow these easy steps!


You already know that written words can have a huge impact on your life and community — but here at Power Poetry, we want you to take yo

We can’t remember every single thing we do in our lives, but there are certain moments that stand out to us that we remember forever.

What’s the first rule of writing poetry? That there are no rules--it’s all up to you!

Show that special person what they truly mean to you by sending him or her the perfect love poem.


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