April is the month of poetry. But as I was doing Camp NaNo, I decided to feature other poets on my Instagram. I posted asking for volunteers. I was blown away by the number of poets that wanted to take part...
If you follow me on Twitter then you may already know that I have been working this month on updating my love theme poetry collection. If you would like to read, please head over to Wattpad to view my Works (@redfae).
via NaPoWriMo Wrap Up - Alison Aldridge Carol J Forrester posted that she was looking for NaNoWriMo participants to feature on her blog. I let her know I was interested and answered her questions about which poem I was most proud of during the challenge. I emailed it over and she liked it enough to … Continue reading NaPoWriMo Wrap Up – Alison Aldridge
The challenge is over and I did it. It's time to reflect on how it went.
Many creatives get told to get a ’real’ job, one that can pay the bills. When I saw Claude Monet’s dad wanted him to be a Grocer, I could hear him arguing with his son in my head.
I'm breaking against the prompt and I am going to do my own thing. For inspiration, I am going with the first 'Free Image' I found on Canva. It is a picture of trains. I also want to have a go at writing a Haiku as I've never done one before.
For Day 28 the prompt is to write ”a prose poem in the form/style of a postcard."
I'm not confident at writing prose but I'm pleased with what I've created.
As a Fantasy writer, I love making the impossible real. My first instinct is to go with 'The clock can't strike thirteen' because it makes me think of my favourite film (from the 80s) Labyrinth, with goblins, faeries, mazes and magic.
Today, you get two poems because I wrote "Bear in mind" on Opus a few years ago and I think it is perfect for the prompt. However, the challenge is to write a poem a day so I also wrote a new one.
I will not amount to much I have no style I am not smart I invest in others Trust too much *** Your nature's sweet You're very kind But you lack ambition Have no drive You don't even try to fit in *** What they lack in confidence They may up in persistence Unique and … Continue reading Day 2 – Perspective