Poetry Writing Tips

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

Music is something that we are all exposed to and it touches each of us in different ways.

Metaphors are a great tool to use if you want to liven up your poetry, and make people really think more deeply about what you write.

This type of poem comes from Italy, and translates to “third rhyme.” You might be familiar with poetry that is made up of four lines at

A limerick poem is a short, funny (goofy!) poem that’s quick and easy to write.

Onomatopoeia may look like gibberish, but this type of poem is fun and easy to write- and even more fun to read aloud.

In French, the word “cinq” means the number five, which already hints at the writing technique of this poem.

Is there a celebrity or other famous person who really gets on your nerves?

Your family and friends are the people closest to you — the ones who love you no matter what and who always have your back.

We use our poetry to write our own life stories, and not all chapters in those stories are serious.

Did you know that there are famous books (like Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein) that are based on dreams?

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