The following poem is the one I have always liked and I wrote it so quickly - it must be that writing from the heart, makes a difference. I am submitting it for the October poetry month challenge. A little late but I have been occupied with hosting my own poetry challenge, which ends this… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – OctPoWriMo
October Prompt: ~ Write a poem to, or about, your future self. How might you see yourself, or your life, in ten years time. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com This prompt is merely a suggestion and you may choose a topic of your liking and still be included in the challenge. Remember to… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – October Reminder
The Prompt for September was to write a Limerick or humorous poem. Only five lines long, limerick poems have an ‘AABBA’ rhyme scheme. Featured Poets – Colonialist's Blog I do suppose that each season Does come with a kind of a reason, And most are quite fine, But I draw… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – September Round up
You write poetry, you say! Join in and post your poems.
September Poetry Prompt - Seasons Write a limerick poem on the change of the season and post on your blog before 28th September. If you live in the Northern hemisphere, write about the onset of Autumn. Those living in the South, including Ineke and Amanda, write about the onset of Spring. A Limerick is… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – September Prompt
A and I Poetry Challenge Hosts are a Blogger and Writer, from New Zealand, Ineke, of Scrapydo2 and Blogger from Australia, Amanda, of Something to Ponder About. Amanda’s Poetry challenge is in English and Ineke’s Poetry Challenge is in Afrikaans, (with many translations in English). Everyone is welcome to join in. You can write in either language,… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – August Heart Poems
A and I Poetry Challenge- Tips on Writing and Prompt for August - see below Hosts Blogger and writer from New Zealand, Ineke from scrapydo2.wordpress.com and Blogger, Amanda from Something to Ponder About, are jointly hosting the A and I Poetry Challenge in English and in Afrikaans, in the WordPress community. The challenge is open to everyone, from complete… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – August Prompt and Writing Resources
A and I Bilingual Poetry challenge submissions for July. Multicultural words from across the globe.
Turn on the radio to any channel.
Write a poem inspired by the first thing you hear
(lyrics to a song, a commercial, etc.) A Mother's Lament examines the difficulties many military families face: the re-adjustment phase of Veterans returning to normal life, after the horrors of armed conflict, and trying to deal with PTSD. This is my contribution to the Poetry Challenge that runs until October.
Poetry Writing Tips included below:- Time is almost up for posting poems for the A and I Poetry Challenge for the month of May. Have you written your poem, yet? Post a poem with a linkback to my blog and Ineke's before the 28th May, so I can easily find it and include it in… Continue reading Poetry Writing Tips and May Challenge
This could be the first bilingual poetry challenge on wordpress. Join in. Running from March to November. You can write on the topic of your choice or use our prompt. Poetry tips given each month and linkbacks fro all participants are included.
Join in with our monthly Poetry challenge, covering two languages. Afrikaans and English. Ineke and Amanda will co host this challenge from March to November 2018. One post per month. You are very welcome to join our wordpress community. Travel the world through the various poetry entries.
Anyone can write a poem, sometimes we are just stuck for ideas. A and I's Poetry Challenge can help you get started. It is open to everyone, but especially beginners and is a way to find other like minded people. Help us build a beginner poetry community. Join the poetry challenege. Post a poem once a month for six months. Join us. You are very welcome!